Sailing

KYC Sailing School

KYC Sailing School

Learn to Sail at Keyport Yacht Club! 


Whether you are new to sailing, need a refresher, or wish to expand your sailing skills, we have American Sailing Association (ASA) Certified Courses available that are perfect for you.

Our small group classes are taught on weekends by ASA certified sailing instructors.

The lessons include classroom instruction and on the water participation.

COURSE SCHEDULES will be available here by March 1, 2019

Keyport Yacht Club Sailing School will offer the following ASA Certification Courses in 2019
 
ASA 101 - Basic Keelboat Sailing Learn to skipper a 20' - 27' sloop-rigged keelboat by day, in light to moderate winds and sea conditions. Learn basic sailing terminology, parts and functions, helm commands, basic sail trim, points of sail, buoyage, seamanship and safety including basic navigation rules to avoid collisions and hazards. 
 
ASA 103 - Basic Coastal Cruising Learn to skipper a sloop-rigged auxiliary powered 25'-35' keelboat by day in moderate winds and sea conditions. Learn cruising sailboat terminology, basic boat systems, auxiliary engine operation, docking procedures, intermediate sail trim, navigation rules, basic coastal navigation, anchoring, weather, safety and Seamanship. 

ASA 104 - Bareboat Cruising Learn how to sail a sloop-rigged, auxiliary powered 30'-45' sailboat during a multi-day cruise upon inland/coastal waters in moderate/heavy winds and sea conditions. Learn about provisioning, boat systems, auxiliary engines, advanced sail trim, coastal navigation, anchoring / mooring, docking, emergency operations, weather, and more. 
 
ASA 105 - Coastal Navigation Learn navigational theory and practices for safe navigation of a sailing vessel in coastal and inland waters. 

If interested in Adult Sailing classes at this time and need immediate information please email Commodore@KeyportYachtClub.com