National Online Learning Day – September 15

By: Elearn, Learn To Sail

September 15 is National Online Learning Day. As the world changes, so do the ways we deliver instruction. Teachers, students, and schools are adopting more online/interactive media options, and ASA is evolving and celebrating online learning. ASA has been offering various ways to learn online for years. From webinars to free videos on everything from knots to bite-sized lessons ASA has plenty of interactive media options for sailors. You can supplement your sailing education with online learning resources from the American Sailing Association. Take a look at some of our free online courses here ASA schools offer various forms of …

ASA launches learn to sail online system with “Your First Sail” course

By: American Sailing Association, Elearn, Members, Standards

Stepping aboard a sailboat for the first time takes courage. The new sailor is entering a floating world where there are new rules, and even, in some cases, a new language. What happens when someone asks you to ease the main sheet, or calls out “helms-a-lee?” Well, you don’t have to be unprepared when that moment comes! Before you hit the water, you can begin to learn to sail online. The American Sailing Association is taking its dedication to quality sailing education to a new level, launching its eLearning system and the brand new course, Your First Sail. Who is …