OBX US Coast Guard Auxiliary presents Boat America Boating Safety Class on Saturday, June 29

This 1-day OBX US Coast Guard Assistance The class teaches everything boaters need to know to get their North Carolina Boater Education Card. Who should have this card?

√ All North Carolina boaters born on or after January 1, 1988

√ Who drive a motorized vessel of 10 HP or more

√ Must have a valid NC Boater Education Card on board

If that’s you… sign up for this one-day certified course today.

I was born before January 1, 1988… can I still take the course?

Yes! Safe sailing benefits all water sports enthusiasts! You can register for the class and also get your North Carolina Boater education card. (It’s just not required.) Safe boating is always in style.

The OBX US Coast Guard auxiliary boat America safety class:

√ Taught by certified US Coast Guard Auxiliary instructors.

√ Completes all required course material + exam on the same day.

√ Satisfies the NC requirement upon successful completion of this course.

√ Conveniently located here on the Outer Banks.

√ North Carolina Boater Education Card is valid for life.

√ What you can learn about safety on local waters.

Subscribe now. Seating is limited! First come, first served.

When: Saturday June 29, 2024 One day only.

Where: Southern Shores Fire Department, 15 S. Dogwood Trail, Southern Shores NC 27949

Time: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Costs: €30, including all materials, exam and refreshments. $25, each additional family member.

What topics can you expect:

√ Introduction to boating – Boating conditions and equipment.

√ Boating Law – Registration, regulations, plus federal and state requirements.

√ Safety equipment – ​​Sound producing devices, emergency signals, life jackets, fire extinguishers + more.

√ Safety on local waters – hands-on learning from OBX Coast Guard Auxiliarists.



For more information about Coast Guard Auxiliary, visit Outer Banks

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