11/23/19 ABC One Day Boating Class

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One Day Boating Safety Course


Saturday, November 23rd 8:30 am – 4: 30 pm

$85.00 + tax -Includes 244-page full-color manual Boating Textbook, Boating Certificate, FL & NASBLA* Education Card & Lunch

America’s Boating Course (ABC) boat safety course materials include both a 244-page full-color manual  The manual includes extensive diagrams, graphics, and boating tips.  The boat safety course manual consists of five chapters packed with boating tips along with the nautical rules of the road.

*NASBLA card good thru out the USA and many other Countries. This One Day ABC Boating safety course consists of Four chapters with a textbook packed with boating tips along with the nautical rules of the road.

One Day Boat Safety Course Outline/Chapters 

Chapter 1 Getting Started – nautical terms. Required Safety Equipment-life jackets, fire ext. Going Boating – fueling, casting off, underway.
Chapter 2 Navigation Rules. Navigation Aids. Lights and Sound signals. Government Regulations. State and Local Regulations.
Chapter 3 Finding Your Way – nautical charts, electronic navigation. Anchoring. Adverse Conditions and Emergencies. Communications Afloat.
Chapter 4 Water Sports Safety – water skiing, hunting/fishing, paddling. Trailering. PWC Operation. Knots and Lines.

Self Study Chapter 5: Featuring hands-on exercises using standard plotting tools- only available in the 7-week course

(one day students may sit in on 7-week course for this chapter)

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Practical On The Water Training course


Course is Full

Email: education@pompanobeachpowersquadron.com to be put on waiting list.

  The next Practical On The Water Training course with instructors Ron Ziller and Tommy Nolan is taking place on November 9th-10th, 2019.  This course is Free to members who have completed the Power Squadron ABC Boating course.   We also offer a cyber member package and if you would like to upgrade to Full membership single membership you have that option too.

 The course starts off in the classroom on Saturday morning at the PBPS and then is broken into groups for the On the Water portion of the training on Saturday & Sunday.

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