ABBRA – American Boat Builders & Repairers Association


Event Archive

  • Jun 10

    ABBRA 2015 Conference Planning Committee Meeting — Members Invited

    ABBRA members are invited to join in the planning process more this year for our Annual Boatyard Business Conference to really ensure the topics, speakers and social activities are delivering interesting and valuable information. One of the main goals is for you to leave the Conference with practical ideas and information about boatyard operations and […]

    Starts: June 10

    Ends: June 10

  • Jun 05

    ABBRA & ABYC Webinar: Electrical Safety in the Boatyard Environment

    Captain David Rifkin, ABYC Technician and ABYC instructor of ABYC Electrical and Corrosion courses and Michael Esposito, CMM (President, Irish Boat Shop) present Electrical Safety in the Boatyard Environment: assessing the risks and protecting personnel, subcontractors and customers. This webinar will cover electrical risks and dangers in the boatyard environment including identification of published standards which […]

    Starts: June 05

    Ends: June 05

  • May 21

    ABBRA 2015 Conference Planning Committee Meeting–Members Invited

    ABBRA members are invited to join in the planning process more this year for our Annual Boatyard Business Conference to really ensure the topics, speakers and social activities are delivering interesting and valuable information. One of the main goals is for you to leave the Conference with practical ideas and information about boatyard operations and […]

    Starts: May 21

    Ends: May 21

  • May 15

    Members-Only Webinar Presented by My-Villages: Using Technology to Increase Loyalty and Your Bottom Line

    The Boat Village is an online service boat management tool that streamlines service coordination, improves customer loyalty and drives revenue. The Boat Village lets you create a digital profile of customers’ vessels, including onboard equipment, digitized equipment manuals, operating instructions, how-to videos and a customized maintenance plan. It lets you keep a watchful eye on your […]

    Starts: May 15

    Ends: May 15

  • May 05

    American Boating Congress

    When constituents talk, Congress listens You are the industry’s most effective advocate. No lobbyist is as influential as an employer from a member’s district or state. Attending ABC and going on Capitol Hill visits with others from your state is the best way to update your representatives on issues that affect your livelihood and help […]

    Starts: May 05

    Ends: May 07

    Address: The Liaison Capitol Hill
    Washington, D.C.

  • Apr 14

    AMTECH’s Outboard F.A.S.T. Track Engine Systems Training in Ft. Lauderdale, FL

    The following AMTECH Training courses are being offered April 14-18, 2014, in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida: April 14th: OB-101 Outboard Systems Troubleshooting April 15th: OB-102 Outboard Electronic Ignition & Diagnostic Software April 16th: OB-201 Outboard Fuel Injection (EFI) Technology April 17th: OB-301 Outboard Direct Electronic  Fuel Injection (DFI) April 18th: OB-103 Outboard Rigging and Installation For […]

    Starts: April 14

    Ends: April 18

  • Apr 08

    ABBRA MEOT Course in West Palm Beach, FL

    MARINE STRADDLELIFT SAFETY TRAINING COURSE & MARINE FORKLIFT SAFETY TRAINING COURSE Produced and Instructed by Paul Doppke, Marina & Boatyard Consultant Safe and effective equipment operation is essential for boat builders, repairers, service operators, dealerships, and marinas that rely on straddlelifts and forklifts for their moving operations. Topics to be addressed in this classroom training include: • OSHA requirements […]

    Starts: April 08

    Ends: April 09

    Address: Rybovich
    4200 N Flagler Drive
    West Palm Beach, FL 33407

  • Apr 07

    AMTECH’s Inboard I/O Engine Systems and Repowering in Wareham, MA

    The following AMTECH Training courses are being offered April 7-11, 2014, in Wareham, Massachusetts: April 7th: IO-401 Inboard I/O Analyzing Sterndrive & Component Failures April 8th: IO-E01 Inboard Repower Installation April 9th: IO-E02 Inboard Long Block Engine Replacement April 10th: IO-304 Inboard I/O Engine Computerized Diagnostic Equipment April 11th: SS-E02 EFI Sensors: Function and Testing For more information or to […]

    Starts: April 07

    Ends: April 11

  • Mar 24

    AMTECH’s Management Training with E-TEC and Verado in Ft. Lauderdale, FL

    The following AMTECH Training courses are being offered March 24-28, 2014, in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida: March 24th: MT-E03 Service Management March 25th: MT-E01 Marine Business Management March 26th: SS-E02 EFI Sensors: Function and Testing March 27th: OB-E01 Outboard Evinrude E-TEC Direct Fuel Injection (DFI) March 28th: OB-E03 Outboard Mercury Verado Maintenance and Service For more […]

    Starts: March 24

    Ends: March 28

  • Mar 24

    AMTECH’s Inboard I/O Engine Systems Training in Seattle, WA

    The following AMTECH Training courses are being offered March 24-28, 2014, in Seattle, Washington: March 24th: IO-101 Inboard I/O Engine Systems Troubleshooting and Repair March 25th: IO-102 Sterndrive Systems Troubleshooting and Repair March 26th: IO-401 Inboard I/O Analyzing Sterndrive & Component Failures March 27th: IO-E01 Inboard Repower Installation March 28th: IO-E02 Inboard Long Block Engine Replacement For more […]

    Starts: March 24

    Ends: March 28