Trained to crew an offshore-capable, inboard auxiliary powered sailing vessel within designated waters during daylight hours within sight of land in moderate wind and sea conditions.
Physically capable of performing duties under conditions presented.
Current ANSA Member
ASA (American Sailing Association) Member (required for certification)
TEXTS AND MATERIALS:
Sailing Made Easy by ASA (ISBN-10: 098210250X)
Coastal Cruising Made Easy by ASA (ISBN-10: 0982102518)
US Coast Guard, Navigation Rules: International-Inland, version M16672.2D
Chart 12270 (optional)
Own or borrow a set of navigation instruments and a hand-bearing compass.
PERFORMANCE ITEMS INCLUDE:
leadership, lookout, handling the helm, sail trim, marlinspike seamanship, rules of the road, safety, and other basic sailing skills.
A schedule of class dates are available on the ANSA calendar
$325, plus the cost of the required text and any required membership. The cost of on-the-water training is included. Additionally, $150 for American Sailing Association certification at the ASA 101/103 levels.
Email the Rear Commodore for Training (firstname.lastname@example.org)