Flotilla 12-42 of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary will be offering a four-week About Boating Safely course, beginning September 10th, 2012. Classes will meet every Monday evening, from 7:00pm to 9:30pm, at California Yacht Club, 4469 Admiralty Way in Marina del Rey.
About Boating Safely is a concise yet comprehensive boating safety course that covers boating basics, such as what to do before getting underway, operating your boat or personal watercraft safely, safety equipment, navigating the waterways, legal requirements, handling boating emergencies, and using your marine radio and other electronics.
Many insurance companies will offer discounts on boat insurance for taking and passing such a course. Also included is a 10% discount for Boat U.S.
Course fees are $45.00 per person or $55.00 per couple, if paid in advance. Both options include one textbook and one set of course materials. This class is expected to fill quickly, so reserve your spot today.
See website at www.uscga1242.org/classes.html to register. For more information please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 424-248-7190.