New/Renewal Membership - SINGLE


    New/Renewal Membership - FAMILY


Up to six members including spouse and four dependents.

    Out of Area Membership


Associate Membership. Up to two members. Residence > 100 Miles from Washington, DC


    PSC Basic Sailing Course


1) Price includes two mid-week evening classroom sessions and four weekend days of on-the-water training.
2) Up to two FVSMs ($50 each) may be used for this class
3) Price includes 1st year ASA Membership, ASA 101 text and  certification fee, and ASA logbook 

     ASA 103 Certification supplement to PSC
    Basic Sailing Course


Price includes ASA 103 text and certification fees. Cost is supplement to a Chesapeake Bay Day Sail to cover portions of ASA 103 material that cannot be taught on the Potomac River in 22' keelboats.

      USNSA B-KBS Certification as part of
            a PSC Basic Sailing Course (Optional)


The club has many USNSA instructors and uses many USNSA standards, but members will have to work directly with USNSA to receive USNSA certification.

    PSC Basic Sailing Course ( and ASA 101)


1) Members with prior keel boat sailing experience                                                                     
2) Involves an on-the-water evaluation and successful completion of ASA 101 written exams.
3) Additional $40 fee to process first year ASA membership, if necessary.

    Winter Training Program (WTP)

$25.00 - 35.00 

1) For all classes except Navigation I & II
2) CPR/First Aid Course has an additional certification fee to be paid in class.
3) One FVSM may be used per class

    WTP - Nav I & II (2 - one day sessions)


1) Fee covers both sessions and you must sign up for both sessions
2) One FVSM ($25.00) may be used for this class

    PSC Bay Skipper Written Exams:


Required for those in the PSC Cruising Skipper Training Program.

          General Knowledge Exam



          Navigation Exam (ASA 105)



          Rules of the Road Exam



   ASA-104 Basic Cruising Test Fee  $15.00 Requires participation on 2 ASA 104 designated Bay Sails

    ASA-106 Advanced Coastal Cruising Test Fee


ASA 106 conducted on 7-day DELMARVA cruise

    ASA-118 Docking Endorsement Test Fee


Requires participation on 1 - one day CQM session, and 2 - one day CQM sessions for D-CS track

   ASA-114 Cruising Catamaran Test Fee


Requires participation on 2 day Catamaran Bay Sail

    ASA-201/203 Instructor Qualification Clinic (IQC)


No IQC offered for 2015


     PSC River Boat Use (per 4 hour period)


One FVSM coupon may be exchanged for up to 4 hours of boat use during:
Morning period: 0800-1200, or Afternoon period: 1300-1700
Evening Use (1600 on) is only by permission of the River Commodore. (See Boat Use Policy.)

    Bay Boat Charter 1-Day Sails


1) Rate applies to single day Bay Sails/CQM sessions only
2) Does NOT apply to Raft-Ups or 2-day overnight sails.
3) One FVSM coupon may be used
4) Weekday sails can be added to weekend charters and are provided at the discounted rate of $85

     Bay Boat Charter 2-Day Overnight Sails

$225.00 - $350.00

Maximum of 2 FVSM coupons may be used 

     Memorial, July 4th, & Labor Day 3-day Raft-ups


Applies to PSC chartered boats.
     1) Skippers pay half price.
     2) Up to two FVSM coupons normally allowed per person.
 3) One time discount of $50.00 for members who sign up for their first PSC Raft-up.  

     DELMARVA 7 Day Sail


Applies to PSC chartered boats. 
     1) Up to two FVSM coupons may be used per person.

     Bay Sail Charter Deposits 

     Lock in your sail with a low down payment
           No need to pay everything up front.


Deposit (see above for actual Bay sail rates) required:

  • $50 per day for training sails
  • $100 for a 3-day raft-up sails
  • $100 for a 2-day with overnight
  • $250 for DELMARVA 7 day sail
  • Non-refundable
  • FVSMs may not be used for deposits
  • Balance due 30 days prior to sail (FVSMs may be used for paying balance IAW above limits)
  • Deposit payments must be made by check payable to PENTAGON SAILING CLUB. Mail checks to:


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