Bareboat cruising standard (asa 104)

Do you want to take your sailing knowledge and expertise to the next level?  Want to skipper your own boat on a multi day adventurous journey to far off places? This American Sailing Association Accredited course is the highest level course that we offer. To take this course, you must have taken the Basic Keelboat Sailing Standard (ASA 101) and Basic Coastal Cruising Standard (ASA 103). You are strongly encouraged to form a crew of 4. This course covers one module.

Per pax:

SGD 2550


*New * Course Date Opening:

  • 24th March 2021 to 27th March 2021 (5 Spots left)

  • 8th April 2021 to 11th April 2021 (5 Spots left)

Course Date: 26th February to 1st March 2021 (2 Spots left)

Kindly note that we require of class of 4 to go. If you have less than 4 people, you may have to wait for other people to join the class. 

Class size is up to 8.


  • Able to skipper a sloop-rigged auxiliary powered keelboat of approximately 30-45 feet in length in a multi-length cruise upon inland or coastal waters, in moderate to heavy winds and sea conditions

Module outline: 

  • Provisioning

  • Galley Operations

  • Boat Systems

  • Auxiliary Engine Operation

  • Routine Maintenance Procedures

  • Advanced Sail Trim

  • Coastal Navigation

  • Multiple-anchor Mooring

  • Docking

  • Health and Safety

  • Emergency Operations

  • Weather Interpretation 

  • Dinghy/Tender Operation

module Details:


  • Cruise Planning

  • Systems

  • Emergencies

  • Seamanship 

  • Navigation and Weather


  • General

  • Systems

  • Under Power

  • Under Sail

  • Navigation and Weather

  • Knots

What to Anticipate:


Students will participate and learn to be a skipper / captain aboard a 30ft - 45ft sailing cruiser.

- Pre-course study and on-the-water training sessions.

- Written exam at the end of the course

- Successful candidates will receive an American Sailing Association certificate upon completion.

- Students will then be eligible for the next course level of Bareboat Cruising Standard (ASA 104).

Course run time:

9am to 6pm daily for 4 days


*Students can decide whether to stay overnight but do note that students are required to stay overnight for at least one night*


Basic Keelboat Sailing Standard (ASA 101) and Basic Coastal Cruising Standard (ASA 103). 

At least 80 hours of on water sailing experience which can be fulfilled with the ASA 101 and ASA 103 courses that we offer.


Courses are conducted Year-round 

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