Boating Skills Course Begins February 28
Posted on Feb 13th, 2011
Boating Skills & Seamanship (BS&S) Course
The USCG Auxiliary, Indian River Flotilla, 12-09, will be presenting a seven-week, Boating Skills & Seamanship (BS&S) Course starting on Monday, 28 February 2011, at Short's Marine off Long Neck Road, Millsboro, DE. Classes begin at 7:00 p.m. each Monday.
The course covers Federal and Delaware boating rules, required safety equipment, trailering, handling, navigational aids, and related subjects important to the recreational boater. Students are awarded a USCGAUX certificate upon successful completion of the course and a safe boating card from the State of Delaware.
The BS&S Course is one of the most comprehensive boating courses offered in this area and satisfies both Federal and State training requirements for recreational boaters. Optional lessons on subjects such as use of the marine radio may be included as appropriate.
The cost is $35.00 per student that includes a textbook. The cost for students that own or can share the textbook is $15.00. Call R.A. (Andy) Smith at (302) 537-2350 to enroll or obtain more information.