Bareboat Chartering (104)


The American Sailing Association's Bareboat Chartering Course (ASA 104) is a two-day liveaboard class starting at 9am and finishing at 5pm the following day. Sailors will gain skills in maintenance, boating systems, and more.

The Cost:
  • For Sail Club members and co-members the cost is $475
  • $525 for non-members.

Bareboat Chartering (104)
  • Prerequisites: 101 & 103
  • Reading Materials: Bareboat Chartering Made Easy by ASA
  • Description: Students upon completion will be able to skipper a sloop-rigged, auxiliary powered keelboat of approximately 30 to 45 feet in length during a multi-day cruise upon inland or coastal waters in moderate winds and sea conditions. Knowledge of provisioning, galley operations, boat systems, auxiliary engine operation, routine maintenance procedures, advanced sail trim, coastal navigation including basic chart plotting and GPS operation, multiple-anchor mooring, docking, health & safety, emergency operations, weather interpretation, and dinghy/tender operation.

What to Bring for the ASA Bareboat Charter

About Us

Seaforth Boat Rental is the longest established boat rental, charter, and tour company in San Diego. We’ve been a family-owned business since 1976.

We have 4 full-time locations covering both bays, and all experience levels are welcome!