About Boating Safely Class April 22 at O.B. Community Center
The “About Boating Safely” Class is being presented by Flotilla 3-10 of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary on Saturday, April 22 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 “firstname.lastname@example.org.” Information is also available on the Coast Guard Auxiliary web site cgaux.org select “Take a Boating Course.”
Pictured: Wes and Mindy McKenzie locate a navigation aid during a lesson of the “About Boating Safely” course.