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Boating Safety ClassJuly 31, 2017 - Orange Beach, AL (OBA) - The “About Boating Safely” Class is being presented by Flotilla 3-10 of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary on Saturday, August 5th, 2017 from 7:45 A. M. to 4:00 P.M. at the Orange Beach Community Center.
Upon completion of this 8 hour boat safety course you will receive a boating safety education certificate that satisfies the Alabama requirements for a boating license.
The course provides instruction in types of boats, boating law, boat safety equipment, boat handling, and navigation.
The course is open to ages 12 and above at a cost of $35.00 per student or $50.00 for two family members sharing a book. The cost includes a textbook, instructional materials, and lunch. Registration is required.
To register for the course contact Malcom Chase via phone at 251-284-1461 or via Email at “This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..” Information is also available on the Coast Guard Auxiliary web site select “Take a Boating Course.”
Photo: Wes and Mindy McKenzie locate a navigation aid during a lesson of the “About Boating Safely” course.