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Sailing Lessons aboard the 32 foot sloop "Pamina" & 35' Sloop "Interlude"

Basic Keelboat: 101

  • Lesson: 2 full day classes, on the water skills and seamanship
  • Learn: Terminology of sailing, boat handling, basic equipment, knots
  • Includes: ASA course Materials, classes and on water instructions, ASA Membership, Logbook, ASA Certification
  • Prerequisites: Simply the desire to learn how to sail
  • Rate: $525 per Student
  • Course Schedule: Tuesday/Wednesday or Saturday/Sunday every week
    Call for availability

Coastal Cruising: 103

  • Lesson: 2 day experience classes. Overnight stay aboard is optional.
  • Learn: Operation of ship systems, cruise planning and advanced sail skills
  • Includes: ASA course materials, classes and on water instructions, and ASA Certification
  • Prerequisites: Basic Keelboat Sailing Course 101
  • Rate: $550 per Student
  • Course Schedule: Tuesday/Wednesday or Saturday/Sunday every week
    Call for availability

Bareboat Chartering: 104

  • Lesson: 3 days and 2 nights, live-aboard experience
  • Learn: All aspects of operating and maintaining the yacht and it's systems
  • Includes: ASA course materials, classes and on water instructions, ASA Certification
  • Prerequisites: Basic Keelboat Sailing Course 101 and Coastal Cruising 103
  • Rate: $875 per Student
  • Course Schedule: Tuesday/Wed/Thursday or Friday/Sat/Sunday every week
    Call for availability

Navigation: 105

  • Lesson: Home study course with on-site navigation and chart testing
  • Learn: How to navigate and pilot a boat safely in all conditions and visibility
  • Includes: ASA course materials including DVD, training chart, problems and navigation instruments and ASA Certification
  • Prerequisites: The desire to learn how to navigate our waters safely
  • Rate: $250 per student
 

All Instructors are USCG Licensed Captains and ASA Certified.

Courses are taught from May 15th through mid October, Sat/Sun and Tue/Wed.

To learn more about courses and charters we offer, click the links to left.

To request more information about the ASA:
128 Howard Street
New London, CT 06320
American Sailing Academy
at HYS
Tel: 860-333-8751
Email: mail@americansailacademy.com