Lessons & Certifications with Southwest Sailing


Sailing Lessons your way with SWsailing.


ASA Certifications:

ASA101-Basic Keel Boat

ASA103-Basic Coastal Cruising

ASA104-Bare Boat Chartering 

​ASA103-104 Combo Course

ASA114-Catamaran Cruising

ASA111-Sailing Review

Register for ASA.


NauticEd Certifications:

21st Century Sailing Education.  On-line.  Interactive. Up to date.

NauticEd Certification Levels: Crew, Skipper, Bare Boat, Captain Rank. 

Register for NAUTICED.


Certification Challenge - Experienced Sailors Only

Already have the skills and NOT the CERTS?  With Southwest Sailing you can earn ASA101-103-104-114 in 2-3 days. Are you ready for the Certification Challenge?



Earn your NauticEd or ASA Certifications AND enjoy a Bare Boat sailing adventure. 

CONTACT US to plan your CERTIFICATION VACATION to Catalina Island, San Juan Islands, WA., the Caribbean, or...?



What's the fastest way to get on- board as crew down at the docks? Ask that solo Captain, "Need any help?"  Gain the skills you need to to step aboard with confidence and be ready and able crew. REGISTER HERE for Competent Crew Lessons


PARTNER LESSONS:  What if your partner or crew is "Suddenly in Command"? Will they know what to do if the skipper is injured or incapacitated?  Competent Crew Lessons focus on basic skills needed to safely control the vessel and get help for you and your loved ones.

REGISTER HERE for Competent Crew Lessons