October 30, 2020

Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

October 28 - Nov 1, 2020

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the "Yachting Capital of the World" will host the 61st annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show on October 28 - Nov 1, 2020.

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Boats CPYB Scholarship

Deadline to apply: December 31

Boats Group has been a long-time supporter of the Certified Professional Yacht Broker Program (CPYB) and they show that commitment year after year by being the program’s “Diamond Sponsor.” Boats Group believes deeply in the fundamental importance of education and certification for yacht sales professionals.

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YBBA wants to hear from you! Why do you love being a member?

Is it access to education, professional development, networking opportunities, business growth, industry updates, or all the above? Tell us your story so that we can continue providing you with valuable member benefits.

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Forget Big Boat Shows

This Yacht Builder Hosted a Private, Week-Long Event in Italy to Showcase Itself

Despite Covid-19 concerns, the Nautor's Swan Experience attracted 26 sailing yachts and crews from 10 countries for a week of class-racing and a private boat show.

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This 85-Foot Hybrid Explorer Yacht Will Be Made From Recycled Aluminum and Plastic Bottles

The long-range explorer can accommodate off-the-grid living, too

One man’s trash in another man’s ocean adventure. That’s the ethos behind Arksen‘s newest explorer yacht—an eco-conscious 85-footer known as Project Ocean that will be made from recycled aluminum and plastic bottles.

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Become a CPYB

CPYB Recertification Credit Opportunities

(Check Your CPYB Recertification Status Here)

Continuing education and professional development is essential for Yacht Sales Professionals to perform their job at the highest possible level. Certified Professional Yacht Brokers (CPYB) are required to earn a minimum of 30 credit hours of continuing education / professional development every 3 years. See the upcoming events below. 

Thank you to our new YBAA Admiral Sponsor!


Upcoming CPYB Recertification Events:

None at this time.

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