America's Boating Club Grosse Pointe 

offers the America's Boating Course which provides basic boating knowledge on deciding what type and size boat you need, what to do when meeting another boat in a crowded waterway, and how to recognize and handle hazards.  


Successful completion of this course meets the boating education requirements for operator permits of licensure in most states. Many boat insurance companies will offer discounts on boating insurance to boaters who successfully complete America's Boating Course


America's Boating Course provides the basis for continuing your recreational boating education.

Become a more competent boater. 

Enroll in America's Boating Course today.


Course Topics
  • Types of boats and their uses
  • Boating laws, both federal and state
  • Safety equipment, both required and recommended
  • Finding your way, and adverse conditions
  • Communications
  • Trailering, knots and lines, and water sports topics
  • Optionally, introduction to electronic navigation using paper charts and chartplotters



See Registation info below.  Pre-Registration allows us to adequately prepare space and materials.  Registration occurs the first night of class beginning at 6:30pm.




Please call 313-744-7472 for more information or to register 

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