TICONDEROGA - Flotilla 15/13 of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary (The Bridge Flotilla) will offer the 8-hour "America's Boating Course" Saturday, Oct. 3, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Ticonderoga Elks hall.
The course includes lessons on navigation, safety equipment required on the boat, safe boat and trailering practices as well as common terminology and other topics of interest to the boater.
The fee is $35 a student or $45 for those with a spouse/friend/child under 18 years. Minimum age is 10 years. The cost of the class includes all books and materials as well as lunch. Make checks payable to USCGAux 15/13/1SR or cash. For information call David Carr at 597-3664.
The course meets the approved boating safety class requirements for all PWC operators in New York.