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Sailing Experience


(Class starts with two + candidates at mutual agreed time)


Boat Charter

Stanley Hourly Cruise
Stanley Cruises
Ninepin Cruise
Grand Geo Wonder Cruise



 (updated on Apr, 2022)


First American Sailing Association
Affiliate School in Hong Kong

an international recognized sailing certification

Training Programs

Experienced instructors from UK available

Class starts with 2 + students

(School can arrange other students up to 6ppl in a class)

Booking together in one boat one bill discount

3ppl 10% off  

4 ppl 19% off

5ppl 27.1% off

6 ppl 34.4% off

* If using Beneteau 21.7 max 10% off


Multiple discounts on overnight courses

10% off on share room / living room / deck (details on request)

ASA first year membership HK$500 ; exam $200/paper

Please call 2511 9398 to attend the training programs

ASA Keelboat Courses






 Basic Keelboat Sailing



 Plan A - Beneteau 21.7


2 days


 Plan B - Beneteau 34

(wheel drive)

2 days


 Plan C - with HKSF Level 2; Beneteau 21.7

1 days



Basic Coastal Cruising

- Beneteau 34


2 days



Bareboat Cruising

 - Hanse 385 / SO44I

(with air cond)

3 days 2 nights



Coastal Navigation


2 days



 Adv Coastal Cruising

 - Hanse 385 / SO44I

(overnight sailing)

3 days 2 nights



Cruising Catamaran

1 day



Package Courses



Fast Track Program

ASA 101, 103, 104, 105 & 106

Sailing Experience needed

7 days

2 nights



Advancement Program

ASA105 & 106

4 days

2 nights



Int’l Cert

ASA101, 103 & 104    (Exam only)

Sailing Experience needed

2 days

1 night




International Certificate

ASA101, 103 & 104

Some Sailing Experience

7 days

2 nights



ASA101, 103 (Exam only)

Sailing Experience needed

1 day



Coastal Sailing

ASA101 & 103 (Beginner)

4 days



Package A or B change to wheel drive for the first two days, surcharge $2000


in English (Cantonese and Mandarin are available) with experienced ASA instructors from UK and local, providing international recognized certifications.

The American Sailing Association (ASA) was founded in 1983. ASA is now the premiere and largest sailing education authority in the world, as well as a sports brand having taught almost 600,000 people to sail through its over 400 affiliated sailing schools located worldwide. ASA certification is recognized by major charter boat companies around the world.
ASA 101 Basic Keelboat Sailing
Prerequisites: None
General Description: Able to sail a boat of about 6 - 9 m. in length in light to moderate winds and sea conditions in familiar waters without supervision. A preparatory Standard with no auxiliary power or navigation skills required.
Two ASA101 choices based on one's experience
ASA 103 Basic Coastal Cruising
Prerequisites: ASA101, Basic Keelboat Sailing Certificate
General Description: Able to cruise safely in local and regional waters as both skipper and crew on an auxiliary powered sailboat of about 7 - 11 m. in length, in moderate winds and sea conditions.
ASA 104 Bareboat Chartering
(Intermediate Coastal Cruising)
Prerequisites: ASA 101and ASA 103 Certification
General Description: An advanced cruising Standard for individuals with cruising experience. The individual can act as skipper or crew of a 9 - 15 m. boat sailing by day in coastal waters. The Standard includes knowledge of boat systems and maintenance procedures.
ASA 105 Coastal Navigation
Prerequisites: None
General Description: Able to demonstrate the navigational theory required to safely navigate a sailing vessel in coastal or inland waters. There is no Sailing Skills part to this Standard and practical application of this sailing knowledge is found in the Advanced Coastal Cruising Standard.
ASA 106 Advanced Coastal Cruising
Prerequisites: ASA 101, ASA 103, ASA 104 and ASA 105 Certification
General Description: Able to safely act as skipper and crew of a sailing vessel about 30 to 50 feet in length. This is a day and nighttime Standard in coastal and inland water, in any weather.
ASA 114 Cruising Catamaran
Prerequisites: ASA 101, ASA 103 & ASA 104 Certification
General Description: An advanced cruising standard for individuals with cruising experience. The individual can act as skipper and crew of a 9 - 15 m. multihull sailboat by day in coastal waters. The standard includes those skills unique to a 9 - 15 m. multi-hull.

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