The goal of Boating Education is to provide boating knowledge from the basic level to that of a seasoned boater. Boating Education serves to educate and instill confidence to be a safe, knowledgeable and prepared boater in the many varied sea, weather and navigational conditions that boaters may experience in their boating lifetime.

 

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America's Boating Club Grosse Pointe Fall 2022 Courses

Boating Handling

Learn how to handle your boat in a variety of situations and become the skipper you want to be. Gain confidence in docking, underway, anchoring, and other seamanship skills.

Our new Boat Handling course is intended for newer recreational boaters who have completed a basic boating class (like America's Boating Course) and want to gain more knowledge, skill, and confidence to boat safely and have more fun in a variety of situations.

 

This class begins September 26, 2022 at the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club. Registration begins at 6:30pm. This course and Marine Navigation will be taught together. The two courses will be taught in 10 weeks and the cost is $110. 

Call 313-744-7472 for more information and to register. Click Here for more information about Boat Handling and Marine Navigation

Marine Navigation

You won’t ever get lost or run aground when you know marine navigation, whether for short day trips or long multi-day cruises. 

Learn the essentials of safe coastal and inland navigation using basic GPS in conjunction with charts and other marine data. The Marine Navigation course teaches you how to use the GPS along with traditional dead reckoning techniques for planning and laying out safe routes, as well as ensuring that you are on-course while underway.

 

This class begins September 26, 2022 at the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club. Registration begins at 6:30pm. This course and Boating Handling will be taught together. The two courses will be taught in 10 weeks and the cost  is $110. 

Call 313-744-7472 for more information and to register. Click Here for more information about Boat Handling and Marine Navigation.

 

 

 

The secret to being a good Boat

 

Captain is to never put yourself in a

 

position to be a good Boat Captain.

 

 

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