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Boating Skills and Seamanship Course

Location

U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 13-03
Habitat for Humanity Building, 2nd Floor Conference Room
30320 Overseas Highway
Big Pine Key, FL
Mile Marker 30.5, oceanside

Date and Time

  • Dec 2 - 18, 3 week course on Mondays and Wednesdays, 7 - 9:30 pm

Description

Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 13-03, Big Pine Key, is offering a Boating Skills and Seamanship class. Topics include nautical highway signs, rules of the road, navigation, course charting, boat handling, equipment, radio procedures and other safe boating skills. This is an approved boating safety program which qualifies students, successfully completing the course, to receive the Florida Boating Safety Education ID card. The cost of the program is $55 per person, materials included, and $80 per couple with shared materials. For more information, please visit U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 13-03 and select "Boating Safety Classes" from teh list on the left hand side of the screen.

Additionally, the Flotilla is offering scholarships for Monroe County students, ages 14 - 18. To download and online scholarship application, please visit U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 13-03 and select "Boating Safety Scholarship."

For registration, please contact: Phil "Doc" Stern at (305)453-6492 or at USCGAUXClassReg@gmail.com, or Bob Eicholtz at (305)872-7505 or at auxbob@bellsouth.net.

Last updated: December 02, 2013

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