Nockamixon Sailing School

March 30, 2016
Sailnorthwest Charters

Learn to be captain of your very own sailboat to United states Sailing Association standards.

Outstanding teacher honors received from ASA last year and 2012.

Nockamixon Sailing Class
Quakertown, PA, located near Philadelphia.

We teach and certify our students to United states Sailing

Association requirements.


Nockamixon Sailing School is an American Sailing Association affiliated sailing school. We train and certify our pupils to ASA requirements, and offer fundamental and advanced level ASA sailing classes.

All of our in the water cruising classes are taught in a 2 day, time sailor approach, where pupils learn to sail throughout the day then return home through the nights. Class size is kept tiny and it is typically 3-4 students. Classes can be obtained May – October to match almost anyone's schedule.

Lake Nockamixon is an excellent spot to figure out how to sail for the reason that there are no big boats to dodge as well as the water is clean and safe. Have you thought to learn to handle a 20-30 foot sailboat in a safe and fun environment on Lake Nockamixon, and figure out how to sail a 30-50 foot sailboat from the Chesapeake Bay or perhaps in the Virgin isles at one of our sibling schools. Use the whole show and obtain certified to bareboat charter in spots all around the globe, or learn to sail across an ocean. Then begin near to house and never having to spend some money and time on travel.

All of our teachers are ASA qualified sailing instructors and also their United States coast-guard captain’s license, ensuring the best training available.

Streamline your cruising education with this internally created cruising curriculum that features proven effective in assisting students quickly find out the details necessary to gain ASA official certification, and cruise safely by themselves.

We genuinely believe that brand new sailors should learn to sail on a sailboat that sails really, so our classes tend to be taught on a Catalina Capri cruiser/racer that enables pupils to understand something possible on a sailboat that works really, and is built with the latest in equipment and in exemplary condition.
Study on trainers with numerous views. Nockamixon Sailing school is part of Captain In You Sailing institutes, Inc. and operates when you look at the Virgin isles as Virgin isles Sailing Academy from November through April as well as on the Chesapeake Bay from might through October, with the same great teachers. We also show Ocean Passage Making as we move our teaching vessel in autumn while the spring, to and from St. Thomas as well as the Chesapeake Bay, with a stop in Bermuda both means.

After pupils learn how to sail we in addition offer a distinctive “Practice Sailing Program” that enables students to come back to invigorate whatever they discovered, or to gain extra training and self-confidence before chartering or purchasing their very own sailboat.

By selecting Nockamixon Sailing class for your cruising education it is possible to understand your perfect of learning to sail. Our alumni charter sailboats in destinations all over the world, and several have actually bought their own sailboat.

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