For boaters, knowing the forecast isn't enough; you need to understand its impact on you and your boat. Gain the knowledge and confidence to venture out on the water. Be a responsible skipper, protect your friends and family and take this course today.
- How weather systems form, behave, and move
- Where to get weather reports and forecasts on the Internet
- Using full-color photographs and drawings to understand weather in the United States
- Using Daily Weather Maps - learning aids with a complete explanation of map symbols designed to develop weather map reading and analysis skills
- Understanding NOAA’s Sky Watcher Chart - a reference to assist in identifying cloud types
The Weather Course is designed to be conducted over ten two-hour sessions including time for review and the multiple choice closed book exam.
Cost: Non-members $114, Members $57
Register for the local course HERE
Upcoming Events and Educational Opportunities:
October Membership Meeting - October 27 - Fall Cruise to Bledsoe Creek. Will raft up at Bledsoe Creek. Boats leaving from Gallatin Marina and LaGuardo at 2:00 P.M. Contact Randy Stone at firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange Gallatin Marina pickup or Bobby Naylor at email@example.com for LaGuardo pick up location.
November Membership Meeting - November 11 - Meeting at the Corner Pub in Mt. Juliet, TN starting at 18:00 hrs with social time. Presentation to start at 18:30 hrs. Presentiation will be Marine Electronics by West Marine.
December Christmas Party - December 8 at Bobby and Sharon Home. More details comming soon.
UPCOMING EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES -
America's Boating Class (ABC) - The class will be taught in two session starting on the second and ending on thea fourth Saturday of October 2019, November 2019 and January 2020. More details can be found on the followiing Link: ABC Class Schedule
Contact Randy Stone for additional educationational opportunites at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ELECTRICAL SHOCK DROWNING (ESD) BY DIY AC SAFETY TEST FOR BOAT AND DOCK OWNERS. All boat and dock owners must check your AC electrical system for stray current that could cause electrical shock and potential death to swimmers. It could save a life.
SPRING BOATING CHECK LIST - PLEASE REVIEW THIS CHECK LIST AS YOU PREPARE FOR YOUR FIRST LAUNCH.
VESSEL SAFETY CHECKS - Americas Boating Club's Vessel Safety Inspectors are eager to inspect your boat anytime during the 2019 boating season for FREE. Please request Vessel Safety Inspections via our online request in the Vessel Safety Check tab. A Vessel Safety Inspector will contact you shortly after your request is recieved.
2019 Bridge Leadership
Cdr Ray Alley, AP-IN
Squadron Education Officer -
Lt/C Randy Stone, P
Assistant Education Officer -
1st Lt Art Chapman, P
Lt/C Barry Cleveland, AP
Lt/C Bobby Naylor, AP
1/Lt Jane Malatak, P
1/Lt Jack Rubey, S