Since its founding in1914, America’s Boating Club® has helped make boating better through boating education and safety programs. This year, we are asking for your help. Your generous gift will fund urgently needed educational initiatives, provide operational support during challenging times and ensure that America's Boating Club® is ready to fulfill its mission of keeping our waterways safe. Learn more or donate now.
America’s Boating Club® is for all types of boaters – novice or experienced, in coastal or inland waterways. We bring boaters together to improve their skills, make connections, or just enjoy time together. Our boating courses and seminars are just the beginning – beyond the classroom a world of boating fun awaits!
An educated boater is a better boater! We offer a wide range of boating courses and seminars for all levels, including boat handling, navigation, boating rules and regulations, marine electronics, boat maintenance in the classroom, online, and on the water.
Taking a boating safety course?
Need a replacement boating card?
Looking for hands-on training on the water?
Looking for a boating activity?
Learning about boating safety or need a state boat operator's certificate?
Scheduling a free Vessel Safety Check?
Looking to share your love and experienced knowledge of boating with others?
A mediocre day on the water is better than a good day anywhere else. Boating with friends makes it even better! Join us for boating activities, social events, learning together, and all-around boating fun.
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America’s Boating Club® is built by boaters, for boaters. We help other boaters with free Vessel Safety Checks, navigation chart updates for NOAA, public boating safety education, and many other safe, rewarding boating activities.