DUNEDIN – Know what to do in an emergency and become a better boater through “About Boating Safely.” A course offered by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Dunedin Flotilla, will be taught in two sessions March 9-10, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Coast Guard Auxiliary classroom at Dunedin Marina, 51 Main St., second floor.
“About Boating Safely” is designed for both experienced and novice boaters.
Some of the topics presented will be boating emergencies, know your boat, getting underway, navigating the waterways, operating your boat safely, and legal requirements.
The fee is $35, with a $5 discount each for two or more signing up at the same time. Florida Boater Safety Certification Cards are given to individuals who successfully complete the course.
ST. PETERSBURG – The St. Petersburg Sail and Power Squadron plans a two-hour safe boating seminar on how to use a marine radio Wednesday, March 27, 7 to 9 p.m., at the St. Petersburg Sailing Center, 250 Second Ave. S.E. Instruction is free. Materials are $30. For more information, visit www.boating-stpete.org.