On-Water Training

Gain confidence at the helm with hands on training.

About the Programs:

Whether you love boating and want to gain confidence at the helm, you're considering buying or renting a boat and want to learn new skills, or you're just curious about boating, the BoatUS On-Water Training program is a fun, easy, and affordable way to develop your sea legs!

On-Water Training at Freedom Boat Club

Freedom Boat Club, the world's oldest and largest boat club with 25,000+ members in 30 states and Canada, is pleased to work with BoatUS Foundation in an exciting training capacity. During each three-hour course, you will gain hands-on experience in the following skills at the helm of a 21-foot powerboat.

Annapolis, MD

May 19 & 20, 2018

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Savannah, GA

July 19 & 20

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Lake Travis, TX


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On-Water Training Partnership Events

The BoatUS Foundation is partnering with marinas, boat shows, and other organizations around the country to bring On-Water Training to a marina near you. Check below to find an event in your area.

Baltimore, MD

Boating Safety Day

June 2, 2018

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Woodbridge, VA

Prince William Marina

June 23, 2018

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Woodbridge, VA

Prince William Marina

July 28, 2018

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Norwalk, CT

Norwalk Boat Show

September 21 & 24, 2018

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Tampa, FL

Tampa Boat Show

September 7 - 9, 2018

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Tentative 2018 Locations:

• Los Angeles, CA • San Diego, CA • Boston, MA • Daytona, FL