Division 7, 1st District (NR)
US Coast Guard Auxiliary - America's Volunteer Lifesavers

(401) 684-BOAT

Public Education - Boating Safety Courses

  Current Course Offerings in Region 7:
Course Title Location Start Date Contact

About Boating Safely

Cross Mills Library
4417 Old Post Rd
Charlestown, RI 02813
Map:
https://goo.gl/maps/JL8x1NnCFLq
29 April 2017
Saturday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Bring your own lunch
[Click here for course flyer] [More course info]
Cost: $40
Information and registration:
Dave Johnson, FSO-PE
dgjdive1@verizon.net
(401) 783-1170
www.flotilla79.org

Bristol Parks &
Recreation Building
101 Asylum Road
Bristol, RI 02809

Map:
http://goo.gl/maps/LqHJd
6 May 2017
Saturday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
All pre-registrations
must be postmarked
by April 30, 2017

Course info &
registration click here


Cost: $48
Information and registration:
Paul Duarte
duit1@aol.com
(401) 624-4092

RI state certificate card will be
issued upon passing the exam.

Boating Skills
and Seamanship
(BS&S)

Neighborhood Guild
325 Columbia St
Peace Dale, RI 02879
Map:
http://goo.gl/maps/0T8nL
Classes start 6 Apr 17
thru 11 May 2017
Every Thursday night,
7:00 to 9:00 PM
$45 (includes textbook)
[Click here for course flyer]
Information, how to register:
Dave Johnson, FSO-PE
(401) 783-1170
Registration @ the Guild:
(401) 789-9301
dgjdive1@verizon.net
www.flotilla79.org

RI DEM, Foundry Complex,
3rd flr, Room 300
235 Promenade Street
Providence, RI 02908
Map:
http://goo.gl/maps/1g8BI
Class schedule:
Start Date: 25 Apr 2017
End Date: 25 May 2017
Classes run 5 weeks, every
Tuesday & Thursday,
7-9 PM

Textbook & course materials
are provided.

[Click here for course flyer]
Registration & payment
($50, cash or check only)
Tues 18 Apr & Thurs
20 Apr from 6-8 pm in
classroom at location stated
above, or at first class,
Tues 25 April at 6:30 pm.

Providence Flotilla 0708
Norm Choquette
(401) 457-7132
boatri78@gmail.com
Brewers Greenwich Bay Marina
USCG Auxiliary Building
1 Masthead Dr
Warwick, RI 02886
Map:
https://goo.gl/maps/dhTAzEaVMg62
Classes start 5 Jun 2017
Every Monday & Thursday,
4 Weeks
7:00 to 9:30 PM
$65 per person
Information and registration:
Contact: Nick Butziger
Phone: 401-739-6028
Email: nick@butziger.com
Or visit our web site at:
www.northstarflotilla.com

[Click here for course flyer]

Boating Skills
and Seamanship
-
Power Boating

Toll Gate High School
575 Centerville Rd, Bldg B
Warwick, RI 02886
Map:
http://goo.gl/maps/cGRMB
Classes start 27 Feb 2017
Every Monday & Thursday,
8 Weeks
7:00 to 9:00 PM
$85 per person /
$60 pp family members
sharing materials
Information and registration:
Contact: Roz Butziger
Email: rbutziger@cox.net
Phone: 401-390-BOAT
Or visit our web site at:
www.northstarflotilla.com

[Click here for course flyer]

Boating Skills
and Seamanship
-
Sail Boating

Toll Gate High School
575 Centerville Rd, Bldg B
Warwick, RI 02886
Map:
http://goo.gl/maps/cGRMB
Classes start 27 Feb 2017
Every Monday & Thursday,
8 Weeks
7:00 to 9:00 PM
$105 per person /
$60 pp family members
sharing materials
Information and registration:
Contact: Roz Butziger
Phone: 401-390-BOAT
Email: rbutziger@cox.net
Or visit our web site at:
www.northstarflotilla.com

[Click here for course flyer]

GPS For Mariners

Neighborhood Guild
325 Columbia St
Peace Dale, RI
Map:
http://goo.gl/maps/0T8nL
30 May, 1 & 6 June 2017
7-9 PM (three evenings)
$30 (includes textbook)
www.flotilla79.org

[Click here for course flyer]

Information, how to register:
Dave Johnson, FSO-PE
(401) 783-1170
Registration @ the Guild:
(401) 789-9301
dgjdive1@verizon.net

How to Read a Nautical Chart
(Part 1, Basic Navigation
of the Weekend
Navigator Course)

Neighborhood Guild
325 Columbia St
Peace Dale, RI
Map:
http://goo.gl/maps/0T8nL
Sat, 22 April 2017
9 AM to 1 PM
$30 (includes textbook)
www.flotilla79.org

[Click here for course flyer]

Information, how to register:
Dave Johnson, FSO-PE
(401) 783-1170
Registration @ the Guild:
(401) 789-9301
dgjdive1@verizon.net

Weekend
Navigator

(Full Course)

Toll Gate High School
575 Centerville Rd, Bldg B
Warwick, RI 02886
Map:
http://goo.gl/maps/cGRMB
Classes start 27 Feb 2017
Every Monday & Thursday,
16 Sessions
7:00 to 9:30 PM
$160 per person
Texts, workbook
& charts are included
Information and registration:
Contact: Roz Butziger
Phone: 401-390-BOAT
Email: rbutziger@cox.net
Or visit our web site at:
www.northstarflotilla.com

[Click here for course flyer]

Course Descriptions            (click on title for a full course description)
About Boating Safely Sailing Skills & Seamanship Weekend Navigator
Boating Skills and Seamanship GPS For Mariners Suddenly In Command
Paddlesports America Personal Watercraft Waypoints
Boating Fun    
U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Course Descriptions (full list)

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