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.
Bareboat Chartering (104)
Prerequisites: 101 & 103
Reading Material: Coastal Cruising 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.