Basic Coastal Cruising (ASA 103)

Course Info

To ASA-101, add the freedom of sailing in semi-open waters of the challenging San Francisco Bay with Confidence. Learn about tides and current and how to sail smart through them. Introduction to Navigation using charts to plot then sail a compass course as a zero visibility exercise everyone loves. Add emergency drills and drills for safety at sea. Certified when able to cruise safely in local and regional waters as either skipper or crew on an auxiliary powered sailboat up to 30/32 feet in length, in moderate winds and sea conditions. PM Lecture, 4 days sailing on SF Bay waters + 2 optional practice days. Usually taken over 2 weekends.