About Boating Safety

About Boating Safely covers all aspects of boating safety and includes the following:
Types of boats and engines - Federal and State Requirements - Rules of the Road Aids to Navigation - Boat Handling - Hypothermia - Environmental Issues
The program gives students the knowledge needed to obtain a boat license. Many boat insurance companies will offer discounts on boating insurance to boaters who successfully complete About Boating Safely.

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Boating Skills & Seamanship

The U. S. Coast Guard Auxiliary's Boating Skills and Seamanship (BS&S) course is a comprehensive course designed for both the experienced and the novice boater.

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Sailing Skills & Seamanship

Sailing Skills & Seamanship

The U. S. Coast Guard Auxiliary's Sailing Skills and Seamanship (SS&S) is a comprehensive course that will prepare a sailor with the basic information needed to operate sailboats under a variety of conditions.

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Public Education

ABS – About Boating Safety
Date: Sat, 11 May 2019
Date: Sat, 25 May 2019
Hours: 8:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Course Cost: $40 – includes book

SIC – Suddenly in Command
Date: Sat, 1 June 2019
Hours: 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Date: Mon, 22 July 2019
Hours: 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Course Cost: Free

Paddlecraft Safety
Date: Sat, 22 June 2019
Hours: 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Date: Mon, 08 July 2019
Hours: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Course Cost: Free


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