Programs & Classes


Cruisers University

Do you have an interest in learning the fundamentals of blue water cruising? Cruisers University offers a comprehensive and expanded curriculum on cruising and boat preparedness for sail and power cruisers. With more than 40 courses taught by expert instructors, there is something for everyone.

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BoatUS Training

Get the whole family involved! The BoatUS Foundation is offering three courses that will focus on introductory boat-handling techniques. All courses are taught aboard 20-26 foot powerboats provided by Freedom Boat Club Annapolis.

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Learn from some of the world’s most renowned boaters. During the United States Powerboat Show, representatives from Chesapeake Bay Magazine and the Annapolis School of Seamanship will be offering free, daily seminars on boating to all visitors.

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Demo Dock

Try before you buy. Dealers and manufacturers will be offering demos and sea trials from inside the boat show. Experience first-hand new models, engines, and stabilizing systems.

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