Welcome to ASA
Over 300 professional sailing schools around the world teach ASA courses.
These facilities give sailors of all experience levels an opportunity to become more competent and confident in their abilities.
The ASA Sailing Simulator
Find My Charter News
ASA First 22
Big Water Sailing School
Delmarva Sailing School
Spinnaker Sailing – San Francisco
Virgin Islands Sailing Academy
The American Sailing Association introduced sailing certification to the United States over 30 years ago. Today, with 300 sailing schools worldwide and 457,600 ASA-certified sailors, ASA represents the largest and most trusted network of sailing schools in the United States.
Earning an ASA certification will become one of your prized accomplishments. Not only does it evidence your new sailing ability to the world, it gives you the confidence to maximize your sailing experience. Visit an ASA school to learn more about how a friendly professional ASA sailing instructor can help you accomplish your sailing dreams.
Nothing Beats Sailing!
Whether you are sailing a small boat across a lake on a quiet afternoon, or watching the sun come up on an ocean crossing, there is truly no sport like sailing. Start sailing with an ASA sailing school near you!
Whether you’re already an active sailor or have never set foot on a sailboat, ASA offers many exciting opportunities to experience sailing. Check out our flotilla schedule and choose to join us for a once in a lifetime sailing vacation in the Mediterranean, Caribbean or South Pacific!