American Boat and Yacht Council ("ABYC")
ABYC – American Boat & Yacht
Council – is a not-for-profit membership organization that has been
developing and updating the safety standards for boat building and
repair for nearly 50 years. ABYC is actively involved with the
International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and is a leader
in education for the marine industry, as well as certification
programs for marine technicians.
Kevin McGoldrick has passed
the qualifying exam conducted by the ABYC for Standards Accreditation.
This distinction demonstrates an in-depth knowledge of ABYC
standards and their application on small craft.
Society Of Accredited
Marine Surveyors ("SAMS"®)
Founder of McGoldrick Marine Surveying,
LLC, Kevin McGoldrick AMS #965, is a member in good standing in the
Society Of Accredited Marine Surveyors. The members of SAMS are
required to meet strict professional, technical, and ethical standards.
SAMS members are committed to enhancing the profession of marine surveying,
avoiding prejudice, conflict of interest, and maintaining professional
National Fire Prevention Association ("NFPA")
The mission of the international
nonprofit NFPA is to reduce the worldwide burden of fire and other hazards
on the quality of life by providing and advocating scientifically-based
consensus codes and standards, research, training, and education.