Available Courses

3 student limit per 101, 103 & 104 courses, unless family (4ppl max), allowing you more time sailing.

Private lessons for couples  can be found on our Couples Sailing Lessons page.

All courses require a non-refundable 50% deposit. Once received, all instructional materials will be mailed to you.

Each individual and combination course, with the exception of ASA105 Coastal Navigation, is flexible schedule based, allowing us the freedom to schedule our classes based on your needs.

Private lessons are available for an additional $300 per individual course.

sailing-school-south-carolina-student-300x225 Available Courses

Individual Courses:
ASA 101 Basic Keelboat - 3 Days/2 Nights
ASA 103 Basic Coastal Cruising - 3 Days/2 Nights
ASA 104 Bareboat Cruising - 4 Days/3 Nights
ASA 105 Coastal Navigation - Home-Study Format

ASA Challenge:
ASA 101 or 103 Challenge - 1 Day

Combo Courses:
ASA 101/103 (Combo 1) - 5 Days/4 Nights
ASA 103/104 (Combo 2) - 5 Days/4 Nights

Private Cruising Couple Courses:
ASA 101/103 - 6 Days/5 Nights
ASA 104 - 4 Days/3 Nights

Advanced Combo Courses:
(MUST have previous sailing experience. Please call to discuss.)
ASA 101/103/104 (Advanced 1) - 6 Days/5 Nights

Non-Certification Lesson - 5 Hours
Introduction to Sailing - 4 Hours
Sailing/Docking Skills Practice - 3-4 Hours

Our on-the-water ASA Certification classes are live-aboard programs. So what does this mean for you? SAVINGS! You will stay aboard the sailboat in true cruiser style while incurring NO HOTEL ROOM EXPENSE.

Course materials and testing are included in your sailing lesson tuition. A trial ASA Membership is included when taking the ASA 101 course.

A 50% deposit is required for course registration.

Private lessons are available for an additional $300 per course.

Final payment is due twenty-one (21) days before you arrive and is paid via emailed invoice.

Sailing gloves are recommended but are not necessary. You can purchase gloves from Defender or another vendor if you would like. Men's and women's gloves are available.