The American Boat Builders and Repairers Association's first Marine Service Managers Course to be held in California is scheduled for Sept. 23-27 at Keefe Kaplan Maritime, Richmond Point, Calif.
ABBRA offers the only extensive leadership training for boatyard operators that provides an industry recognized credential (Certified Marine Service Manager). The course is being offered in partnership with Keefe Kaplan Maritime Inc.
Employers know that they need a team of competent certified technicians. The team of competent technicians needs a strong leader that supports productivity and keeps the team focused on success.
ABBRA teaches the leadership skills required to operate a boatyard, a service department, a boatbuilding, or large refit project.
The Marine Service Managers (MSM) Course offers a unique opportunity for boatyard operators to professionalize their staff and improve the efficiency and profitability of their businesses.
The ideal candidate for this certification course wants to advance and demonstrate proven leadership and management skills in the operation of a boatyard, a service department or a marine service and repair business.
The Marine Service Manager's Certification is based on proven leadership principles and best business practices that meet the boatyard industry’s professional standards.
The MSM Course focuses on boatyard operations, leadership and time management skills, policies and procedures, contracts, HR, OSHA, and EPA compliance issues, team-building, and financial management.
It is taught by a team of nationally recognized and respected industry experts who offer their perspectives on every day business issues and challenges. For course content and registration information, click here.