Calendar of upcoming 2018 Boating Courses and Seminars:

America's Boating Course:
Cost $55 per individual or $85 per couple sharing a manual.
5 evening sessions, Monday & Wednesday, 6:30-9:30 PM, Mar 5, 7, 12, 14, 19
5 evening sessions, Monday & Wednesday, 6:30-9:30 PM, Apr 16, 18, 23, 25, 30
5 evening sessions, Monday & Wednesday, 6:30-9:30 PM, Jun 11, 13, 18, 20, 25
5 evening sessions, Monday & Wednesday, 6:30-9:30 PM, Sep 10, 12, 17, 19, 24
5 evening sessions, Monday & Wednesday, 6:30-9:30 PM, Nov 5, 7, 12, 14, 19

Small Boat Maneuvering Course (SBMC):
Completion of the ABC course is a prerequisite.
2 Hour classroom; 4 Hour On the Water (On the Water scheduled in class session)
Cost is $125 per person or $230 per couple sharing a manual.
2 hour session Monday, 6:30-9:30 PM, Mar 26

Advanced Courses:
SEAMANSHIP - Seamanship is the recommended first Advanced Grades course for members both power boaters and sailors. The member cost is $60 per individual or $70 for two sharing a manual. Non-member cost is $120 per individual or $140 for two sharing a manual.
Five classes 6:30-9:30 PM, Apr  2, 3, 4, 9,10
Six classes 6:30-9:31 PM, Oct  15, 17, 22, 24, 29, 30

PILOTING - Piloting is the first of a two-part program studying inland and coastal navigation. Advanced Piloting is the second part of this program. The member cost is $80 per individual. Non-member cost is $160 per individual.
Six classes 6:30-9:30PM, Nov 6, 13, 20, 27, Dec 4, 11

SEMINARS
HOW TO USE A CHART SEMINAR
Qualified instructors will cover all facets of nautical charts.
Required equipment -- parallel rules and dividers.
The fee is $25 per person
One session Tuesday, 6:30-9:30 PM, May 1
One session Tuesday, 6:30-9:30 PM, Jun 26
One session Tuesday, 6:30-9:30 PM, Sep 25
One session Tuesday, 6:30-9:30 PM, Nov 20

SAIL TRIM and RIG TUNING SEMINAR

The fee for this is $25 per person

KNOTS SEMINAR
The fee for this is $25 per person
One session Thursday 6:30-9:30 PM, May 10

WEATHER SEMINAR
The fee for this is $25 per person

BASIC SAILING SEMINAR
The fee for this is $25 per person
One session Tuesday, 6:30-9:30 PM, Oct 2


If you are a Non-Member, join the AMISPS Squadron and enjoy member costs on all Advanced Courses starting with one of these!

See our detailed course descriptions for more information.

If interested in attending a course you can pre-register.
This will save time and make sure that you receive any future updates concerning the course. 

AMISPS is located in Bradenton.
Mail us at: P.O. Box 14899, Bradenton FL, 34280



Manatee Ave. W is route 64 which crosses routes 75 and 41.