Enrollment is OPEN! – Learn to Sail the Chesapeake Bay, in Annapolis, MD!

Earn ASA certification while learning the Navy Standards!

Contact the Rear Commodore for Training to register.

ANSA prides itself on offering high-quality instruction at a very reasonable price to its members. On the water training is given on large offshore capable boats 30′-44′. Our heritage is based on US Naval standards, however, we now offer ASA certifications as well. For course descriptions, click on the links below. For ANSA’s training policies click here.

Experienced sailors are encouraged to challenge certifications for Senior Crew, Watch Captain, and Cruising Skipper.

Training classes are held throughout the sailing season. We start in late winter / early spring with the Pilot and Navigation course. The Senior Crew class then starts in the early spring, with the Watch Captain course carrying through the summer. The Cruising Skipper classes are held based on enrollment in the class.

The following are 2017 prices for class attendance in the various classes:

2017 Piloting and Navigation – $270   Late Fall / Winter + $150 for ASA 105 certification

2017 Senior Crew – $325   Early Spring + $150 for ASA 101/103 certification

2017 Watch Captain – $520   Spring / Early Summer + $150 for ASA 104 certification

2017 D-Skipper – $600   Based On Enrollment