Zero To Bay Skipper  

Existing members can purchase gift package: 3 Levels of Basic Sailing courses for $1595

For those new to Afterguard: Membership is required: Adds only the dues. Package Saves Initiation of $395.

Add to this Package: min. Charter Solo Membership, see membership for more info $385=35x11=12mo

Amongst Membership Benefits: 20% discount for future classes & 40% discounts on boat rentals, can use dues toward any one of 5 monthly activity options. We encourage all students to practice. 


Package includes:

$450 - BK1 Introduction to Sailing Member rate: 2 days (9-4pm) 14hr: includes 1h test & review

Learn the language, rules, and more = Crew-First Mate – great CA Boater’s card ID prep

(can use a $207 credit toward another course if have sailing experience and can pass BK1 test)

Might be on boats 23-32’


$475 ASA 118 Docking at member rate to master the one skill that tells your confidence dealing with ever-changing conditions and close-quarter action with a moving boat.


$595 - ASA 101 Basic Keelboat Skipper Member rate: 17.5h

Learn on boats 23-26’

Basic Sailor’s Workshop 2.5hr ($75 value)

2 days sailing (9:30-4.30 pm) 15 hr: includes 1.5h exam & review

ASA 101 test, ASA 101 Certification at the conclusion, need 100% on underway skills

ASA logbook

ASA membership 3-month trial

And a gift of a Mid-Week sail, for practice, that does not use your activity/fees 


$795ASA 103 Basic Coastal Cruising Course member rate: 35h

Learn on boats 27-32’

1st 103 Bay Sailor’s workshop 2.5 hr ($75 value)

2 days sailing (9:30-4.30 pm) 15 hr

2nd 103 Introduction to Navigation workshop 2.5 hr ($75 value)

2 days sailing (9:30-4:30 pm) 15 hr. 

ASA 103 test, ASA 103 Certification at the conclusion, when 103 underway skills are 100% and one Mid Week practice.


$172 - Practice OptionsAfter ASA 101 get a $35 Thursday night practice. After ASA 103 option to use a 23' boat for half-day as a class group to practice without a teacher aboard. Can begin chartering boats from Afterguard once past the ASA 103. The skipper of record needs a CA Boater's License and Boat US towing for saltwater.

Values: $1840 in courses + $395 member Initiation waived, due to paying for 3 courses, $35 free practice sail, plus $172 value for free 1/2-day charter share with your classmates after ASA 103. 

$2442 for $1595 = $945 in Savings

55 hr on the water training aboard 23-32' boats with non-yelling instructors

4 hr testing plus reviews incl.

7.5 hr workshops

ASA Logbook, 2-ASA Certification, 3-month trial of ASA membership are all included,


Courses are Guaranteed –if fully participated and read your book before class, can review at no extra cost, till passed. IF do not pass any of the 3 courses, will re-enroll in part or all of the course until you do at no extra charge, as long as needed, till attain 100% skills. 

Refreshers, if take a break from sailing or just want to go over it again, members can take an ASA 111 refresher for any ASA course passed, at 50% of the current member rate.  Non-members ASA 111 gets a 25% savings from the full price.


No Refunds but can Reschedule without cost with 7-day notice. We will reschedule as often as needed to fit your life.

Your money once spent will be good. No deadline on when you have to finish any courses in the package.


call   510-535-1954 to get this great deal, for additional questions or scheduling.