CLEARWATER – United Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 11-1 Clearwater will offer the About Boating Safely Class on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 9-10, 8 p.m., at its new location, conveniently located on the Morton Plant Hospital campus, Cheek-Powell Heart and Vascular Pavilion, second floor, 455 Pinellas St.
Unlike Internet courses, certified USCGAUX instructors who can answer questions and share their experiences on local waters teach the ABS class. Topics include Boating Emergencies, Know Your Boat, Getting Underway, Navigating, Operating Your Boat Safely and Legal Requirements.
All graduates receive a Florida State Certification Card. Cost for materials are $35.