Black Rock is New England’s foremost sailing school; one of the most awarded ASA sailing schools in the US and we offer certified ASA courses and much more in Boston, Rhode Island, and the US Virgin Islands.
Learning with Black Rock Sailing School
Standard ASA Courses in New England:
Combination live-aboard courses:
The 2023 Caribbean Season:
This Winter season we will be offering 8 nights fully inclusive packages on our 40ft Beneteau Intuition, or 36ft Cat, Learning Curves out of Redhook, St Thomas.
The package includes:
- All Breakfasts, Lunches, and 2 evening meals on the boat
- Fuel / Water
- Books, course materials and ASA fees
- Park fees
- Linens and Towels
- Snorkeling equipment
- All slips and mooring fees
- Skipper / Instructor for the duration
- Choice of courses or combination of courses and private tuition.
We customize your package just for you with the courses or combination of courses you want – including any of our ASA courses, or combinations of courses plus private tuition and guided Captained Charters.
We ensure that whatever course combination you chose we also leave time for fun activities, such as snorkeling and hiking.
Pricing for 2023 is as follows:
$4,995.00 per person for an 8 nights fully inclusive package with 10% discounts for Couples sharing a cabin and 20% for families booking the whole boat.
Book your Caribbean adventure here, choose your choice of Boat:
Our Bluewater cruising deliveries are full for this fall season down to St Thomas.
If you are interested in experiencing the joys of Blue water cruising, keep you eye open for when we open up the return trips in April:
St Thomas USVI to Bermuda
Bermuda to Warwick RI
Dates are weather dependent – we will send out an email announcement closer to the time, please contact us to talk through options and pricing
|All Courses||ASA log book||$14.00||Included in Course|
|ASA 101||Sailing Made Easy||$29.95||Included in Course|
|ASA 103||Coastal Cruising Made Easy||$29.95||Included in Course|
|ASA 104||Bareboat Cruising Made Easy||$39.95||Included in Course|
|ASA 105||Tursi Book, Charts, DVD||$89.95||Included in Course|
|ASA 106||Advanced Cruising & Seamanship||$39.99||Included in Course|
|ASA 114||Catamaran Cruising Made Easy||$29.95||Included in Course|
Season Pass / Course Bundle / Gift Cards
Bundle and save! Considering more than one course? Call and save up to 20% by booking several courses together and perhaps bundle in a seasons Sailing Club membership.
Alternatively, Searching for that perfect gift?
Purchase a gift card with the value of your choosing redeemable against any of the Black Rock Sailing school offerings and gift an experience to remember! Call us today!
Other courses and information:
We offer several other courses from time to time, both a mix of ASA certifications and our own, to improve your boat handling and maintenance skills such as:
- Night sailing
- Diesel Engine Maintenance
- Electrical Systems
- Water systems
- Winterizing your boat
- Preparing for the summer season