This challenging 20-hour classroom course is certified by the American Sailing Association and taught by ASA Instructor Evaluator Captain Joan Gilmore. You will learn how to navigate using a chart and nautical instruments. You will also learn advanced skills such as determining line of position, running fix, calculating danger bearings, distance off, tides and currents and three ways to calculate set and drift. This course is valuable for both powerboaters and sailors alike! Allow for 20+ hours of homework time.
Included in this course are ASA Coastal Navigation and Piloting Manual, a Solutions Workbook and DVD, training chart, exam, and ASA-105 Certification upon successful completion.
You will need to bring to class: a Calculator, Dividers, Parallel Rulers. See http://www.weems-plath.com to purchase your supplies.
Optional is an ASA logbook, ASA membership. A membership is required for certification. There are no prerequisites for this course, however this course, along with ASA-104, is required for ASA-106 Advanced Coastal Cruising.
Cost:$195 per person
Questions? Contact Captain Joan today!
|Meeting Dates for ASA-105:|
|Saturday Oct 20||10AM - 2:30PM|
|Saturday Oct 27||10AM - 2:30PM|
|Saturday Nov 3||10AM - 2:30PM|
|Saturday Nov 10||10AM - 2:30PM|
|Saturday Nov 17||10AM - 2:30PM - Exam Day|