The American Boat & Yacht Council, ABYC, was created in 1954 as a non-profit organization to develop safety standards for the design, construction, equipage, repair and maintenance of boats.
ABYC Study Guides
American Boat and Yacht Council certification study guides are written for use by instructors teaching ABYC certification courses. They are also written for use by technicians that want to pursue a certification through self-study and testing. The study guides are Standards based and they include the Standards relevant to course being taught, diagrams, pictures and review questions.
ABYC Membership Offer
Join or Renew ABYC and Receive a FREE Desktop Subscription of the Standards and Technical Information Reports for Small Craft! Membership includes 24/7 access to the standards, quarterly technical magazine, business referrals and listing in online directory, discounts of certification courses, and more!
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