Private Couples/Family

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Sail by day, enjoy the night!
If you're interested in the highest level of personal attention and instruction this is for you. This course is on YOUR schedule for the start date and not have to wait for the school's "scheduled class". Each day our USCG licensed and ASA certified instructor will provide you the best individual instruction during the day then depart the sailboat for your privacy and enjoyment in the afternoon when you dock. After your class work is complete you will get to immediately test out your new found skills by "chartering" the sailboat for your final day(s). You leave with the certifications major charter companies look for and chartering experience in your logbook! Couples may bring their children along at no additional cost to enjoy sailing or learn together as crew. ASA certification costs for children additional if desired. Resort prices are for those who stay at the resort or have other lodging locally.

Please note that ASA certifications are "stair step" requiring previous ASA certifications a prerequisite. Local sailing school and other sailing educational programs such as US Sailing or RYA are not acceptable as ASA courses even if the curriculum is similar.

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CourseFormatCouple Price
ASA 101 - Resort2 days instruction $ 1,295
ASA 101/103 - Liveaboard 3 days instruction + 1 day charter $ 2,495
ASA 103 - Liveaboard 2 days instruction + 1 day charter $ 1,795
ASA 101/103/104 - Liveaboard 5 days instruction + 2 days charter $ 3,495
ASA 103/104 - Liveaboard 4 days instruction + 1 day charter$ 2,895
ASA 104 - Liveaboard3 days instruction + 1 day charter$ 2,295
ASA 105/106 - Liveaboard4 days instruction + 1 day charter$ 3,295
ASA 104/105/106 - Liveaboard5 days instruction + 2 days charter$ 3,895

 Let us show you how easy, safe and fun it is to upgrade your sailing skills!

Our sailboats and classroom are based at the Magnuson Hotel Marina Cove Resort. Many of our Sailors stay there before, after or for a Resort-based courses. They offer us an amazing nightly rate year-round. Plus you have use of the all the facilities during your class. Forget traffic and the hustle-bustle and enjoy an adult beverage together or while the kids play in the pool or at the beach. It's all here! 

Stay aboard our well equipped Hunter 295 sailboats for our Liveaboard courses. Take your instruction during the day and have the sailboat to yourself for the evenings. Our Hunter 295s typically have the following amenities:

  • Air conditioning mounted in the companionway to provide comfort at dock.
  • All lines lead to the cockpit and fractional rigged sails provide performance and easy sail handling
  • Full-size aft berth under the cockpit, two settee berths and twin V-berth forward
  • Hot and cold pressure water system with showers in the head and swim transom
  • Large swim transom with ladder for easy swimming and diving
  • DSC equipped VHF and Garmin moving map GPS with depth sounder
  • Towels, pillows, linens and cookware provided