July 17, 2016

ASA-105 – Coastal Navigation

American Sailing Association course

This challenging 20-hour classroom course is certified by the American Sailing Association and taught by ASA Instructor Evaluator Captain Joan Gilmore. You will learn how to navigate using a chart and nautical instruments. You will also learn advanced skills such as determining line of position, running fix, calculating danger bearings, distance off, tides and currents and three ways to calculate set and drift. This course is valuable for both powerboaters and sailors alike! Allow for 20+ hours of homework time.

Included in this course are ASA Coastal Navigation and Piloting Manual, a Solutions Workbook and DVD, training chart, exam, and ASA-105 Certification upon successful completion.

You will need to bring to class: a Calculator, Dividers, Parallel Rulers. See http://www.weems-plath.com to purchase your supplies.

Optional is an ASA logbook, ASA membership. A membership is required for certification. There are no prerequisites for this course, however this course, along with ASA-104, is required for ASA-106 Advanced Coastal Cruising.

Cost:$229 per person

Questions? Contact Captain Joan today!


2020 Class Dates for ASA-105:
Saturday Oct 17 10AM - 2:30PM
Saturday Oct 24 10AM - 2:30PM
Saturday Oct 31  10AM - 2:30PM
Saturday Nov 7 10AM - 2:30PM
Saturday Nov 14 10AM - 2:30PM - Exam Day