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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