ABBRA – American Boat Builders & Repairers Association

ABBRA Educational Opportunities at REFIT

Interested in an in-depth look at refit projects? Join American Boat Builders and Repairers for a day long Refit Boatyard Study Tour  on January 9th, leading into the Refit Show. The tour will provide an in-depth look at the projects and yard operations and give the participants the opportunity to hear directly from the project managers about the challenges they encounter while managing their refit projects. The tour will be hosted by Tom Allen owner /operator of Kittery Point Yacht Yard, ABBRA’s 2017 Boat yard of the Year, and Pam Lendzion, ED of ABBRA and CEO of MarineTec Management Company. Register here!

The ABBRA Project Management Certification and badge will be offered at the REFIT International Exhibition and Conference, January 10-11, 2018 in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. American Boat Builders & Repairers Association (ABBRA) in partnership with the Landing School has developed a six-part marine-industry certification course for project managers. Designed for boatyard professionals, participants who complete all six seminars on Wednesday, January 10, and Thursday, January 11, will be issued a badge by ABBRA. Registration information is available at