American Sailing Association Lessons
Sail Cocoa Beach is known for training knowledgeable, safe sailors who go on to the open waters and create lifetime memories!
As an American Sailing Association certified training facility, instructors are licensed USCG Captains, qualified by ASA. You can learn to sail from Basic Keelboat Sailing through Bareboat Chartering.
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Then join our sailing club to gain experience and even more confidence! We look forward to getting you on the water.
Need assistance with accommodations while learning? We can help – ask our team for recommendations.
See you soon for ASA Certified Instruction, Beginner Lessons, and/or Private Instruction.
The vessel we use for ASA 101/103 is a Hunter 260
ASA 101- Basic Keelboat
Learn to sail a boat of about 20 feet in length in light to moderate winds and sea conditions in familiar waters without supervision. No previous power, sail or navigation skill required for this basic keelboat course.
ASA 103- Coastal Cruising
Demonstrate the ability to skipper a sloop-rigged auxiliary powered (outboard or inboard engine) keelboat of approximately 25 to 35 feet length by day in moderate winds and sea conditions in coastal waters.
ASA 104- Bareboat Cruising
Skipper a sloop-rigged, auxiliary powered (inboard diesel engine) keelboat of approximately 30 to 50 feet in length while cruising in coastal waters in moderate to heavy winds and sea conditions.
NOT CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ASA 114- Catamaran Cruising
Learn to skipper an auxiliary-powered sailing cruising catamaran of approximately 30-45′ feet in length while cruising upon inland or coastal waterways.
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