Join us for some fun on, and off, the water!


  • Instruction Dates
    Saturday, February 8, 2020
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Saturday, February 15, 2020
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Saturday, February 22, 2020
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Saturday, February 29, 2020
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Saturday, March 7, 2020
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Saturday, March 14, 2020
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Review
    Saturday, March 21, 2020
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Examination
    Saturday, March 28, 2020
    9:30 am - 11:30 am

A foundation of knowledge and skills in boat handling and maneuvering, boat operation, skipper’s responsibilities, and boating techniques that will advance your boating enjoyment.

Event Phone: 832-570-3663


  • Session 1
    Monday, February 10, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Session 2
    Monday, February 17, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Session 3
    Monday, February 24, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Session 4
    Monday, March 2, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Session 5
    Monday, March 9, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Session 6
    Monday, March 16, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Session 7
    Monday, March 23, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Session 8
    Monday, March 30, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Review & Test Handout
    Monday, April 6, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Return Test
    Monday, April 13, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Learn to use RADAR, chart plotters, AIS and other electronic tools to supplement basic GPS navigation in a variety of coastal tide, current and wind conditions.

Event Phone: 713 861-4384


  • Instruction Dates
    Monday, February 10, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Monday, February 17, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Monday, February 24, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Monday, March 2, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Monday, March 9, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Monday, March 16, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Monday, March 23, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Monday, March 30, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Review
    Monday, April 6, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Examination
    Monday, April 13, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Understand weather systems, weather reports and available resources from others. For boaters, knowing the forecast isn’t enough; you need to understand its impact on you and your boat.


  • Saturday, March 7, 2020
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

This course provides you with basic boating knowledge to decide what type and size boat you need, what to do when meeting another boat in a crowded waterway, and how to recognize and handle hazards.


  • Instruction Dates
    Thursday, April 2, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Instruction Dates
    Thursday, April 9, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Instruction Dates
    Thursday, April 16, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Instruction Dates
    Thursday, April 23, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Instruction Dates
    Thursday, April 30, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Instruction Dates
    Thursday, May 7, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Instruction Dates
    Thursday, May 14, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Instruction Dates
    Thursday, May 21, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Review
    Thursday, May 28, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Exam
    Thursday, June 4, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The fundamentals of gas and diesel engines and how to perform basic maintenance and diagnose problems under way.


  • Saturday, April 4, 2020
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

This course provides you with basic boating knowledge to decide what type and size boat you need, what to do when meeting another boat in a crowded waterway, and how to recognize and handle hazards.


  • Saturday, April 4, 2020
    9:00 am - 9:00 pm

  America’s Boating Club Houston promotes the Geodetic Mark Program in coordination with NOAA’s National Geodetic Survey (NGS) by reporting status on geodetic markers in the Greater Houston Metroplex area. This is our first ever group geodetic mark activity! Details will be forthcoming, but rest assured that it will combine fun, some competition, prizes, and of (more…)

Event Phone: 281-451-1146


  • Saturday, April 11, 2020
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm

This course provides you with basic, accredited, first aid, CPR, and AED training with an emphasis on maritime aid.


  • Saturday, April 25, 2020
    9:00 am - 2:30 pm

This course provides you with basic boating knowledge to decide what type and size boat you need, what to do when meeting another boat in a crowded waterway, and how to recognize and handle hazards.


  • Saturday, May 2, 2020
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

This course provides you with basic boating knowledge to decide what type and size boat you need, what to do when meeting another boat in a crowded waterway, and how to recognize and handle hazards.