Marine Electronics Basics + Tips & Tricks

Online Class

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Live Online Class - May, 25th 2022
@ 4:30 PM PT/ 7:30 PM ET

This online class will be available for 12-months to registrants to watch. We encourage live attendance to win American Sailing giveaways.

Early Bird Price$79
Ends Friday Jan 28th


Full Price$39

ASA Member PriceFree

Are you getting the most out of your onboard marine electronics? 
Need an overview on how to use your new equipment? 
Or, are you just in need of a refresher? 

The second of a four-part B&G online class series, the ‘Marine Electronics Basics + Tips & Tricks” class covers different aspects of unpacking all the features within your marine electronics to help maximize your equipment to its fullest potential. 

During this course, B&G product experts will provide in-depth overviews on getting the most out of your marine electronics. Geared toward all sailors, this online class will offer a mix of pre-recorded and live Q&A with the B&G team – featuring live hands-on demos, walkthroughs and more. 


  • Chartplotter (MFD) overview and functions 

  • Optimal setup and configurations

  • How to plan a trip/route changes and auto-routing tips 

  • Autopilot overview

  • SailSteer

  • Radar settings 

  • NMEA2000 networking and compatibility 

  • How to accurately read data / instrument communications 

  • B&G Companion App

  • And more!

Here are some reviews of B&G’s last online class…

Five Star Rating
“The B&G class was excellent.” 

- Kris B.

Five Star Rating
“Thank you very much to you and B&G for this wonderful class.”
-Capt. Jose

Five Star Rating
“Terrific session tonight and impressive knowledge from the B&G team!”
-Steve Y.

The B&G experts want to hear your questions prior to the online class event. Please send your marine electronics questions to the email below and they will review and answer during the live class. Email questions to:

Your Instructors

Matt Fries, B&G Specialist

Matt has worked at Navico with a focus on B&G Electronics for over 15 years.
He is an accomplished sailor with tens of thousands of miles under his belt and is well versed and experienced in both cruising and racing.


Matt Eeles, Product Director for B&G

Located in Southampton UK and has worked for B&G for the past 18 years.  He started sailing at the age of 12 and quickly found his niche in Multihull sailing where he spent a number of years racing the Tornado Olympic catamaran professionally.  He has also spent time cruising from Malaysia to Europe and now owns a 36ft cruising boat, which he sails with his family around the UK and France.


Marine Electronics Basics Online Class

This class is free for ASA Members

Simply lookup the promo code on the Member Benefits page inside the ASA Member Portal and then apply it during registration.

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