Nationally Recognized Education for the Recreational Boater

America's Boating Club - Marco island offers a wide range of courses to improve the boating skills and knowledge of both novice and experienced boaters. Courses and seminars for Jan - March 2024 are listed below to illustrate the types of courses that will be offered in the upcoming fall/winter season. Classes are available to the public, except those marked with a single "*" in the "$ Cost" column. The upcoming schedule will be posted here when it is firmed up later this year. Click on a course name to view it's description. All classes except on-the-water classes are held at our Learning Center located in the Chamber-of-Commerce Plaza at 1114 N. Collier Blvd, Marco Island FL.  See Location for map.

Anyone with questions or who is interested in taking a course should contact Senior Education Officer: P/D/C Ted Reiss SN - CN 

 

Jan - Mar 2024 Education Schedule

Course Instructor  Date $ Cost Classes Time

America's Boating Course

Ted Reiss++ Feb 5, 7, 12, 19, 21 50 5 6:00 PM

America's Boating Course

Ted Reiss++ March 4, 7, 11, 14, 18 50 5 6:00 PM
Boat Handling Nick Rago Feb 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27 70/100** 7 6:00 PM
Marine Navigation Gene Burson Jan 11, 18, 25, Feb 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Mar 7 90/135** 9 9:00 AM
Marine Electrical Systems Jim Addison Feb 27, March 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19 & 22 80/120* 9 9:00 AM
Instructor Development Ted Reiss TBD  Free* 5 1:00 PM

 

 * Member Only      ** Member cost / Non-member cost

Register at least 10 days before start of class 
Contact Ted Reiss
Location: 1114 N Collier Blvd, Marco Island

 

Seminar Instructor  Date $Cost Classes Time
Partner in Command Peggy & Ted Reiss Feb 26 40/60**
per couple
1 6:00 PM
Charting / GPS Carl Thieme, Ted Reiss Mar 5, 6  40/60** 2 6:00 PM
Anchoring Nick Rago Feb 15  40/60** 1 6:00 PM
Hurricane Preparedness Rhonda Gloodt, Ted Reiss Mar 20  40/60** 1 6:00 PM
Emergencies on Board  Jeff Williams Mar 26  40/60** 1 6:00 PM
CPR/AED First Aid
Geoff Fahringer Mar 21 Free 1 6:00 PM
CPR/AED First Aid
Geoff Fahringer Mar 25 Free 1 9:00 AM
Jump Start Ted Reiss As Requested Free* 1,2  

 

* Member Only      ** Member cost / Non-member cost  

Register at least 10 days before start of class 
Contact Ted Reiss
Location: 1114 N Collier Blvd, Marco Island

 

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