Apr 24, 2018

ABYC LogoEarning ABYC Certification will instill customer confidence that you have the knowledge and skills to get the job done right. Join the +3,500 certified marine technicians dedicated to their trade by taking Certification Courses this year. 

Take an educational vacation at these course locations. 2018 Certification Classes:

Marine Composites Certification

• Key West, Florida - May 1-3, 2018

Diesel Engines Certification

• Astoria, Oregon - June 18-20, 2018

• St. Petersburg, Florida - July 31- August 2, 2018

Marine Systems Certification

• Fort Pierce, Florida - July 17-19, 2018

• Seward, Alaska - October 1-3, 2018

Marine Electrical Certification

• Seward, Alaska - September 18-20, 2018

• Gulf Shores, Alabama - October 22-24, 2018

ABYC/NMEA Combined Electrical Certification

• Burnaby, BC, Canada - August 21-24, 2018

• West Palm Beach, Florida - September 25-28, 2018

• Seattle, Washington - October 9-12, 2018

• East Greenwich, Rhode Island - December 3-6, 2018

Marine Corrosion Certification

• Mystic, Connecticut - November 6-9, 2018

Visit www.abycinc.org or contact Dave Broadbent at 410-990-4460 x119 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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The International Marina Institute (IMI), a subsidiary of the Association of Marina Industries (AMI), is working with their affiliate partner Boating BC Association to bring our much sought-after Intermediate Marina Management (IMM) Course to Nanaimo, British Columbia, December 2-6, 2018.

“I am delighted to not only be bringing the IMM course back to the West Coast but to also be bringing it to our neighbors in Canada. Education is the key to success of any business and IMI is always looking for new regions to train marina industry professionals,” said Merritt Alves, IMI training coordinator. READ MORE

 

 

ABYC AND BOAT MANUFACTURERS WORK TO MINIMIZE THE SPREAD OF AQUATIC INVASIVE SPECIES

ABYC AQUATIS INVASIVE SPECIESThe American Boat & Yacht Council (ABYC) has published a technical information report that provides information regarding Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) with consideration to the design and construction of boats, trailers, engines, components, and accessories in order to minimize the spread of AIS. The report reviews current AIS inspection and decontamination processes and provides best practices and recommendations for manufacturers to reference.

“Developing the AIS technical report was a great collaborative effort between the boating industry and the resource management community,” said Brian Goodwin ABYC technical director. READ MORE

 

TRANSDUCERS USA INTRODUCES EXPANDEDLINE OF TONELIGHT™ SERIES WARNING INDICATORS

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Transducers USA, has announced the expansion of their Tonelight™ Series of warning indicators to include a family of new models with stainless steel housings. These panel-mounted devices feature a unique combination of audible and LED warning signals. Tonelight annunciators emit both sound and flashing lights, which is especially desirable in environmental conditions with high levels of ambient noise. READ MORE

 

 

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