Powerboat Training Centers

USPowerboat Training Centers are established under the Drivers Education for Boaters Grant from the United States Coast Guard, Division of Boating Safety. Powerboat Training Centers promote and educate their constituent groups on the importance of boating safety and on-the-water training. Training Centers are the backbone of our education initiative.

Powerboat Training Centers are eligible to receive funding for scholarships, equipment such as boats and engines, and marketing/advertising support.

Interested in becoming a Powerboat Training Center? Please contact the Training Office at powerboat@ussailing.org


US Powerboating
1 Roger Williams University Way
Bristol, RI 02809

Find a Training Center Near You! These sanctioned Training Centers are supported by US Powerboating and the United States Coast Guard and offer our full complement of educational programs:

Arizona Sailing Foundation – Tempe, AZ
Best Boat Club – Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Bourne Community Boating – Bourne, MA
California Maritime Academy – Vallejo, CA
Camp Sea Gull/Seafarer – Arapahoe, NC
Chicago Yacht Club – Chicago, IL
Community Boating, Inc. – New Bedford, MA
Downtown Sailing Center – Baltimore, MD
Duxbury Bay Maritime School – Duxbury, MA
Edison Sailing Center – Ft. Myers, FL
Gateway/South Coast Sailing School – Kemah, TX
Mariner Sailing School at Belle Haven Marina – Alexandria, VA
North Carolina Boat Rentals – Southport, NC
Orange Coast College – Newport Beach, CA
Pettipaug Sailing Academy – Essex, CT
Premier Sailing – Irvington, VA
Safe Waters Mobile Training Program – Serving CT, NY, NJ
Sail Newport – Newport, RI
San Diego Yacht Club – San Diego, CA
SUNY Maritime College – Bronx, NY
The WaterFront Center – Oyster Bay, NY
Univ. of South Florida St. Petersburg – St. Petersburg, FL

To learn more, check out our course calendar or powerboat@ussailing.orgFind us on Facebook!

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