American Boat & Yacht Council
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Jan 2, 2024 - The American Yacht & Boat Council (AYBC) is a member driven organization that sets global safety standards for boat and equipment manufacturers. The following presentation contains information about the organization, products, services and mission. You will also find some additional qualifications with links to various aspects of their offerings.
The AYBC develops voluntary global safety standards for the design, construction, maintenance, and repair of recreational boats. ABYC also has a long-established commitment to providing technical education, training, certification, and professional development. Our seminars, workshops and technician certification courses are instrumental in increasing the level of knowledge and professionalism throughout the boating industry. We are driven by a voluntary group of technical experts including boat builders, technicians, engineers, boat and accessory manufacturers, surveyors and investigators, retailers and dealers, yacht brokers and designers, marinas, law firms, government agencies, boat owners, insurance companies, and more. As an independent consensus-based body, these industry experts work together to develop standards with the sole purpose of protecting the safety of the boating public.
National Non-Profit Member Organization.
Approved Marine Surveyors (WikiTags) - The ABYC provides a listing of qualified professional marine surveyors that meet its standards.
The AYBC is a key player in the boat manufacturing industry and is closely associated with the National Marine Manufacturers Association (WikiLinks).
Credits and References
Jan 2, 2024 - Page revised.