Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Home RSS

Safe boating class by Coast Guard Auxiliary set for April 30

April 28, 2016
Westfield Republican

The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 34 will instruct the ABS (about boating safety) course at the Westfield Rod and Gun Club on Ogden Road in Westfield on April 30 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The ABS is an 8-hour introductory course designed for the novice or experienced boater. U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary instructors teach the content. Participants receive a certificate and wallet card upon successful completion of the course and proctored exam. ABS meets the New York State requirements for jet ski or personal water craft.

The National Association of State Boating Law Administration and the United States Coast Guard approve the course contents.

Topics include: Know your boat, Before getting underway, Navigating the waterways, Operating your vessel safely, Legal requirements, Boating emergencies.

The cost is $15 for the course, $20 for course book.

The Westfield Rod And Gun Club Ladies will provide a Donation Lunch. Organizers also provide state and federal requirement books.

You must pre-register for the course and get more information and directions by calling Judy at 785-2198

You may find more information at Call early, as seats go fast.



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web