Saturday, March 23, 2019

09:00 AM  
Basic Keelboat (ASA 101)

Students learn to sail a boat of about 26 ft. in length in light to moderate winds over 2 days - Saturday & Sunday. The course includes an introduction of the basic boat, learning the points of sail, basic sailing techniques, safety and seamanship skills. The class is taught on a Colgate 26 which is easy to use and comfortable for new sailors. Our Colgate's feature spacious cockpits with stainless steel railings and dual controls for the instructor which provides a safe secure platform for beginners. The Colgate 26 is currently used by both US Coast Guard and US Naval Academies to train their new cadets and midshipmen. 

(After completion of course, students will receive an American Sailing Association (ASA) Basic Keelboat certification, Skill Building session with an instructor for a ½ day, and a free ½ day charter.)

ASA 101 Basic Keelboat Certification

09:00 AM  
Basic Celestial Endorsement (ASA 117)

In this 2-day classroom course, student will learn the basics of how celestial navigation works, and how to put this skill into practice. Students will also learn how to use a sextant to navigate while out of sight of land. After completion of this course, students will receive the ASA 117 Basic Celestial Endorsement Certification. 

ASA 117 Basic Celestial Endorsement Certification

09:00 AM  
Cruising Catamaran (ASA 114)

Course is 2 days, 1 night live aboard. Students will learn to act as skipper or crew of a 30-50 ft catamaran sailing by day in coastal waters. They will also learn knowledge of boat systems and maintenance procedures. This is an endorsement to 104.

Prerequisites: ASA 101, 103 & 104 (Basic Keelboat Sailing Certification, Basic Coastal Cruising Certification and Bareboat Chartering Certification)

ASA 114 Cruising Catamaran Certification

09:30 AM  
Introduction to Sailing

General Description: This hands-on lesson will teach you basic sailing terminology, rigging techniques, and basic sailing maneuvers aboard one of our outstanding training vessels.  This program is a great way to be introduced into the enjoyment, relaxation, and adventure of sailing!

Please note that this course is not an American Association Certification 

Introduction to Sailing Program


South Coast Sailing Adventures


502 Texas Avenue     Kemah, TX 77565

Latitude: 29° 32.6 min N
Longitude: 95° 01.1 min W



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