Home   |   Contact Us   |   Your Cart   |   Sign In   |   Join
ABYC Gasoline Engines Certification - Key West, FL
Register Tell a Friend About This EventTell a Friend
ABYC Gasoline Engines Certification - Key West, FL

 Export to Your Calendar 8/11/2020 to 8/13/2020
When: August 11-13, 2020
8:30am - 5:00pm
Where: The College of the Florida Keys
5901 College Rd
Bldg M, Room 321
Key West, Florida  33040
United States
Presenter: Kevin Bedsworth
Contact: Casey Bates
410-990-4460 X 100

Online registration is available until: 8/11/2020
« Go to Upcoming Event List  

Course Fees

 Course registration fee: 
  • ABYC Member price: $895
  • Non-Member price: $1,130

*Price includes study guide, exam, and lunch daily 



The gasoline engine certification takes a non-brand specific look at gasoline engine theory and troubleshooting. Additionally, you will learn marine specific installation requirements found in ABYC Standards, but also USCG requirements as dictated by the CFR (Code of Federal Regulations).  


Certification Designation

ABYC has created certification designations to better associate the type of work being done by the individual.

Advisor Certification or Technician Certification titles will be assigned upon passing the certification exam.

For more information click HERE.


Topics & Standards Covered

Topics Covered

  • Engine Ventilation Systems
  • Engine Exhaust Systems
  • Raw/Sea Water System
  • Closed Cooling Water
  • Control Systems
  • Engine Electrical Systems
  • Drive System
  • Base Engine
  • Gasoline Fuel Systems
  • Ignition Systems

ABYC Standards

  • A-14 Gasoline and propane gas detection systems
  • A- 24 Carbon monoxide detection systems
  • A-33, Emergency Engine Cut-off Devices
  • H-2 Ventilation of boats using gasoline
  • H-24 Gasoline fuel systems
  • P-1 Installation of exhaust systems used in propulsion and auxiliary engines
  • P-4 Marine engines and transmissions
  • P-6 Propeller shafting systems
  • P-14 Mechanical propulsion control systems
  • P-24 Electric/electronic propulsion control systems

Code of Federal Regulations

    • 33 CFR 183

    All topics and standards are included in the provided study guide.


    Exam/Credit Details

    • The exam is comprised of 192 questions 
    • The passing score: 83%
    • Timed Exam: 3 Hours
    • CEUs available: 32 



    Lunch will be served both days.  
    Please let us know upon registration if you have any dietary restrictions or allergies. We will do our best to accommodate food intolerance /special diets - but there is no guarantee! 
    Contact Jaye Morton at jmorton@abycinc.org (410) 990-4460 x100



    Candidates must:

    • present a photo ID on exam day. 
    • bring a #2 pencil on the exam day.

    Study Materials

    Candidates may reference all study materials including the supplied study guide, class notes and additional ABYC Standards in either printed or computer-based form during the certification exam. 

    ADA Requests
    Students with ADA accommodations must inform the ABYC in writing of said needs at the time of class registration to ensure that any special accommodations can be made for exam taking. Students may use a calculator during the exam.

    Requests for cancellation and refund of a class registration must be submitted, in writing, no less than 10 days prior to the course start date.   A $150 cancellation fee will apply.   Refunds will not be considered for non-attendance or for requests received less than 10 days prior to the course start date.   Cancellation requests may be emailed to Casey Bates at cbates@abycinc.org.  Refunds will be issued within 30 days after the course end date. 

    ABYC reserves the right to cancel classes based on enrollment and/or instructor availability no later than two weeks prior to the course start date.  Please take this into consideration when making any travel or accommodation arrangements.  ABYC will not provide any reimbursements for travel expenses.

    For more information on ABYC Education policies click: HERE


    Membership Management Software Powered by YourMembership  ::  Legal