Safe Boating Class Flotilla 91 D7 Ft. Myers Beach, Florida
Fort Myers About Boating Safely Course Class taught every fourth Saturday of the month at West Marine on College Parkway and 41
This last year has been no exception to boating accidents. Boating mishaps occur every day of which most could have been avoided by common sense, education and awareness of boating safety.
The United States Coast Guard Auxiliary conducts Boating Safety programs that are extremely valuable. If you recently purchased a personal water craft (Jet Ski) or you’re an experienced sailor looking to keep current on boating regulations, you will find the Coast Guard Auxiliary courses to be both informative and useful. Your program leaders are specially qualified in boating education and safety and you’ll enjoy their first hand accounts of their experiences. It’s a winning combination of superb content and excellent leaders delivering information that you can use every day, in or out of the water.
Meet at the West Marine store in Fort Myers, located at 7070 College Parkway (College Parkway & US 41). The program includes topics such as having the proper equipment aboard your boat, tips on trailering, handling your boat, and basics of navigation all with safe boating in mind. Register today by calling (239) 573-7371, or complete the form below.. The cost of the program is $30 per person, which includes your study guide reference manual. You will receive a certificate upon successful completion of the program.
Known as "America’s Volunteer Lifesavers", the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary was established by Congress in 1939 to assist the Coast Guard in promoting boating safety. It boasts more than 35,000 members from all walks of life who receive special training so that they may be a functional part of Coast Guard Forces. Auxiliarists assist the Coast Guard in non-law enforcement programs such as public education, vessel safety checks, safety patrols, search and rescue, maritime security and environmental protection and Coast Guard Academy introduction programs for youth. Auxiliarists volunteer more than 2 million hours annually to benefit other boaters and their families.
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