Driven by a clear need for uniform sailing instruction and education standards with increased
access to sailing activities, the American Sailing Association (ASA)
has grown to include a national network of professionally accredited
ASA Sailing Schools have met rigorous standards which are
ASA sailing certification facilities give sailors of all experience levels an
opportunity to become more competent and confident in their abilities.
If you choose to venture beyond the sailing basics, we'll expand your horizons
by teaching you to navigate with electronics and with the stars. Become
certified at advanced or offshore levels and the world's oceans will
become your highways and by-ways. You can learn it all or select the
things that interest you the most. Selecting an ASA school assures you
of professional training and the best value for your sail education
dollar. Instructors at American Sailing Association sailing schools also go through a rigorous certification process to ensure you of the best possible learning experience.
ASA affiliated sailing schools now graduate and certify thousands of new
sailors annually - sailors who learn faster, learn sailing more and have more
fun sailing in more new places. They choose ASA sailing schools because they
want to follow a proven curriculum in a professional, supportive
learning environment under the direction of certified sailing instructors. The
American Sailing Association can assure you of the same quality sailing
education when you attend any of our certification facilities.
Want to learn to sail? Find a sailing school.
Would you like your sailing school to become an ASA certified sailing school?
Learn more about becoming an ASA School.