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ASA 103: Basic Cruising

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Student Tue - Thurs • Price per person
Student Fri - Sun • Price per person

Learn how to leave the slip, navigate out a harbor, raise sail, anchor for lunch, and bring the boat home into the slip! Take this ASA 103 course in Rhode Island.

Learn to skipper a sloop-rigged auxiliary powered 25′-35′ keelboat by day in moderate winds and sea conditions. Learn cruising sailboat terminology, basic boat systems, auxiliary engine operation, docking procedures, intermediate sail trim, navigation rules, basic coastal navigation, anchoring, weather, safety and seamanship.

How The Class Is Taught

About the Course:

  • Prerequisite ASA 101 or Challenge 101
  • Students will register for three 8-hour days
  • Each class has a minimum of three students
  • The book is an additional $30 + $8 shipping
  • Available as a liveaboard course

Course Introduction