Discover Boating Hands-On Skills Training

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On-the-water Power & Sail learning events
only at the boat show!

Nothing beats hands on experience when it comes to improving your boating skills and learning new ones. This year, let Discover Boating add more fun and excitement to your boat show experience…and take your boating skills up a notch. Whether you have boating experience or not, there’s something for everyone - from absolute beginners to seasoned skippers! Learn from the experts — all sessions are taught by USCG licensed captains who are professional, certified instructors.


CHOOSE YOUR EVENT - POWER or SAIL

One-Hour and Three-Hour Powerboating Workshops

Powerboaters may choose from four, 1 Hour skills building sessions:

  • Basic Docking and Close Quarters Maneuvering Skills
  • Advanced Close Quarters Maneuvering Skills
  • Open Water Boat Handling and Seamanship
  • Anchoring and multi-vessel rafting

Powerboaters may also opt for a more in-depth learning experience and considerably more practice time by participating in a Three-Hour extended workshop created specifically for and presented ONLY AT THE BOAT SHOW:

  • Powerboating Made Easy
  • Advanced Docking & Precision Boat Control in Tight Spaces.

 Participants who register online for each three-hour session will receive FREE boat show admission for the day. Participants in all events must be capable of performing as an active crewmember while underway.

Space in these popular events is very limited. Advance registration is highly recommended.

Three-Hour Sailing Workshops - A Boat Show Exclusive Presentation

Sailors are offered this unique on-water learning event:

Those who register in advance for the three-hour sessions will also receive FREE boat show admission for the day. Participants in all events must be capable of performing as an active crewmember while underway.

Space in these popular events is very limited and advance registration is highly recommended.