Sail Further with Southwest Sailing



NauticEd Captain Rank Certification

Boat/Crew Preparation.  Safety Equipment.  Route Planning.  Provisioning.  Weather Analysis.  Electronic Navigation.  Storm Tactics.

Multi-day Voyages.  Watch Keeping.  Safety at Sea.

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CALL if you have questions or to Schedule your Practical Exam


If you ever plan to venture off shore by more than 20 miles, you should invest in the NauticEd Captain Rank bundle of sailing courses. Why? Because when you're doing serious sailing, you need to be prepared with serious preparation like the information in NauticEd Captain Rank series.  

Complete your Bare Boat Charter Master, PLUS all 10 NauticEd Captain Rank sailing classes, AND log 50 days sailing experience, you'll be awarded the NauticEd Captain Level III Rank which is accepted by major charter companies world wide and helps prepare you for the unexpected.



Truth be told there may be no faster way to improve your sailing skills than racing round the buoys.  Working your way upwind. Tack after tack.  Downwind with the spinnaker flying. Over and over and over.

SW Sailing Instructors and team members have participated in THOUSANDS (yes, really) of sailboat races.  Join us for the thrill of the race or bring us on-board to raise your game.  We're here to help you become better sailors AND be more competitive.  

CONTACT US to join come aboard with us on race day or to plan your next race.


LIVING ABOARD, for weeks or months or years, roaming the worlds oceans.  This goal is closer than you think.  However you take your "Leap of Faith" from land to sea, being prepared to be SAFE must be your first goal.  

The staff at SWsailing can help you chart your course, build your skills to cast off lines and sail off to the islands.  Are you ready?  Call us to GET READY!



You can count on SWsailing's experienced USCG Licensed Captain and Crew to get your boat to it's destination safely FOR YOU or WITH YOU.  


Contact us for information about support for your multi-day passage or delivery.