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01 Introduction to Sailing- Describes our one day introductory sailing course and the basics of sailing techniques for beginning or prospective sailors... 46 pages... $20.00 Cover_Intro.jpg (273344 bytes)
 
1 Basic Keelboat Sailing Training Plan (ASA101)- This is our master plan for conducting this beginner course level on a 32 foot cruising sailboat; contains detailed checklists for Student and Instructor use during the course, descriptive text covering all topics, and 68 concise diagrams supporting the text; 130 pages.... $30.00 Cover 101 Book 2020.jpg (5887855 bytes)
 
2 ASA Logbook- A pocket sized booklet describing ASA's standards and requirements for each student and instructor certification level. Locations for inserting certification stickers received at completion of each course level and entry of cruises completed and waters sailed. Included with our ASA101 course materials or may be purchased separately... $20.00

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ASA's  Sailing Made Easy- The basic textbook for sailors taking the ASA101 course. It covers equipment descriptions and terminology, sail handling, sailing principles, rules of the road, anchoring, docking, man overboard procedures, safety equipment, weather basics and more. Included with our ASA101 course materials or may be purchased separately... $25.00

 
4 Federal Requirements for Recreational Boaters- This is one of the best summaries of essential boating information; and everyone on the water should know its contents thoroughly. It covers registration, numbering and documentation; law enforcement; equipment requirements including USCG mandatory items; radio regulations; pollution regulations; offshore safety requirements; collision avoidance rules; nautical charts; safety and survival tips and more. It is enhanced with excellent colored diagrams and some easy to use tabular summaries. Included with our ASA101 course materials, or from the USCG Auxiliary, or may it be downloaded here. Fed Requirements Brochure 2011 Cover.jpg (56131 bytes)
 
5 Advanced Keelboat Sailing Training Plan (ASA103)- This is our master plan for conducting this second level course on a 32 foot cruising sailboat; contains detailed checklists for Student and Instructor use during the course, descriptive text covering all topics, and 72 concise diagrams supporting the text; 138 pages.... $30.00 Cover 103 Book 2020.jpg (5594790 bytes)
 
6 ASA's Coastal Cruising Made Easy- The basic textbook for sailors taking the ASA103 course. Included with our ASA103 course materials or may be purchased separately... $28.00
 
7 USCG Nav Rules Inland-International- The official USCG collision avoidance rules of the road for both inland and international waters. Covers steering and sailing rules in all visibility conditions, navigation lights and shapes, sound signals, exemptions, interpretive rules, lines of demarcation, penalty provisions, vessel to vessel communications and more with over 50 colored diagrams. Included with our ASA103 course materials or may be purchased separately... $10.00 NAV RULES.gif (13793 bytes)
 
8 Docking Techniques for Single Engine Boats by Tom Tursi- Third edition; September 2007. A 40 page book with 32 concise diagrams describing the practical aspects of docking and undocking in various approaches and wind and current conditions... $15.00

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9 Chesapeake Bay Basic Coastal Cruise Training Plan (ASA104)- A 125 page training plan for our five-day basic coastal training cruise conducted on Chesapeake Bay and tributaries. Guides student sailors through the steps necessary to prepare for and efficiently complete a daylight cruise to "foreign" ports in preparation for more advanced coastal cruises and ocean passagemaking... $35.00 104 Cover.jpg (6568407 bytes)
 
10 ASA Bareboat Cruising Made Easy- The basic textbook for sailors taking the ASA104 coastal cruising courses. Covers cruise preparations, navigation, meal planning, anchorages, troubleshooting and much more in 212 pages laced with numerous photos, diagrams and sketches. Included with our ASA104 course materials or may be purchased separately... $40.00

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Coastal Navigation & Piloting by Tom Tursi- The basic textbook for sailors taking the ASA105 coastal navigation course. Covers nautical charts, navigation aids, tools, basic plotting, dead reckoning, position fixes, wind-current-tide, publications, chart reading, cruise plotting, on-board navigation procedures and weather considerations. Includes numerous clear, concise diagrams and over 200 homework exercises. Included with our ASA105 course materials. Coastal Nav2.jpg (105016 bytes)
Solutions to Coastal Navigation Questions- Detailed, step by step solutions to the 200 homework exercises in text #13. Included with our ASA105 course materials. Also see item #15 below, which solves 16 of the most prominent homework exercises, step by step on-screen.

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This two book set is provided for our ASA105 Coastal Navigation Course or may be purchased as a set for $70.00
 
15 DVD Solutions to Selected Coastal Navigation Questions- A 2-disc DVD set, including video and audio, showing detailed step by step solutions to 16 of the most prominent homework exercises in text #13. Included with our ASA105 course materials or may be purchased separately... $39.00 CON_Sol_DVD.jpg (2168921 bytes)
 
16 NOAA Training Chart 1210Tr- The basic coastal navigation training chart used for many of the homework exercises in text #13. Included with our ASA105 course materials or may be purchased separately... $15.00 1210Tr2.jpg (156726 bytes)
 
17 NOAA Chart #1 Symbols- This is the NOAA reference book of the numerous symbols and abbreviations used in nautical charts and is essential for accurately interpreting chart data. Homework exercises in text #13 require lookups in this book. Included with our ASA105 course materials or may be purchased separately... $20.00

 
18 DVD Coastal Navigation Class Lectures
Class lecture DVDs fill the gap between the full length Online Coastal Navigation Course and the independent Home Study Coastal Navigation Course. They can be used to augment study for those taking the Home Study or Online courses, or can be used as a refresher for anyone needing to brush up on basic coastal navigation principles. 

These DVDs cover the primary Chapters 1 through 7 of ASA’s Coastal Navigation & Piloting text by Tom Tursi, and are captured from actual classroom sessions including audio stream and video graphics, which have been edited for smoothness and clarity. And, they can be used either with or without the textbook. 

These DVDs do not cover the later secondary chapters of the text, nor do they cover the homework assignments, which are addressed by another textbook and DVD set; items 13 and 15 above. 

Total running time of this two-disc DVD set is five hours, and the DVDs can be played on a PC, MAC, DVD player or TV with DVD player.... $85.00

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19 Offshore Training Cruises Prep Guide- Used for all of our Advanced Coastal and Ocean Training Cruises. Includes seminar topics for discussion with crewmembers; pre-departure check lists; watch bill & duties; logbook setup; underway daily routine; emergency bill, abandon ship and mob procedures; meal preparation guide; sea anchor preps and deployment procedures; storm prep procedures and more. Included with our 108 course materials... $20.00 Offshore Prep Guide.jpg (119726 bytes)
 
20 DELMARVA Circumnavigation Advanced Coastal Training Cruise; Training Plan- This book outlines the onboard activities normally carried out during an advanced coastal cruise, and serves as a basis for teaching these activities to the student crew. Team building is the clear and over-arching focus of this training, as the smooth functioning of a vessel's crew as a team is essential to the safe and happy completion of an advanced coastal cruise... $35.00 106 Team Building Cover.jpg (160283 bytes)
 
21 Celestial Navigation for Sailors  by Tom Tursi- A step by step instructional text covering celestial theory and calculations for the Sun, Moon, Planets and Stars and the 2102D Star Finder. Includes sample calculations and homework exercises and extracts from the Nautical Almanac and HO229 Sight Reduction Tables needed for the calculations. Included with our ASA107 course materials or may be purchased separately... $30.00 Celestial Nav2.jpg (348283 bytes)
 
22 Solutions to Celestial Navigation Questions- Detailed, step by step solutions to the homework exercises in text #21. Included with our ASA107 course materials or may be purchased separately... $20.00

 
23 Star Finder Circular Slide Rule- Provides a directional bearing and altitude to locate stars and planets at sea based on the navigator's location, date and time. Essential tool for sorting out from the billions of stars in the night sky. Included with our ASA107 course materials or may be purchased separately... $70.00 Star Finder2.jpg (72021 bytes)
 
25 DMA Plotting Sheet #925- There are a series of 14 DMA plotting sheets each arranged for a particular range of latitudes and any longitude. #925 is used for latitudes 29º to 36º North or South. These sheet are about 38 x 48 inches in size, and folded in quarters are an ideal size for plotting on a sailboat at sea traveling at 5 to 10 knots. Included with our ASA107 course materials or may be purchased separately... $20.00 Position_Plotting_Sheet.jpg (163865 bytes)
 
29 Island Packet 32 System Drawings- These are technical system drawings produced by the manufacturer including hull dimensions; sail plan; interior and deck layout; A/C and D/C wiring; fresh water system; bonding system; waste water and drainage systems; fuel system; through hull connections; mainsail reefing system; rigging specs; and light bulb list. A reference copy is kept onboard our IP-32s. Download PDF IP32 Drawings2.jpg (100893 bytes)
 
30 Island Packet 40 System Drawings- These are technical system drawings produced by the manufacturer including hull dimensions; sail plan; interior and deck layout; A/C and D/C wiring; fresh water system; bonding system; waste water and drainage systems; fuel system; through hull connections; mainsail reefing system; rigging specs; and light bulb list. A reference copy is kept onboard our IP-40. Download PDF IP40 System Drawings Cover.jpg (1185631 bytes)
 
32 FMI Marine Weather- A simple, bare bones weather text that focuses only on the essential weather knowledge needed by sailors at sea including warm and cold air masses; fronts; lows, highs, thunder storms; fog; and hurricanes. A simple little book, but if you understand what's in it, you'll know most of what you need to know about weather. May be purchased separately... $12.00 Weather Book2.jpg (101815 bytes)

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