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Currently Scheduled Boating Classes

2010

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Date

Multi-Lesson Classroom
Courses

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Class Location/
 Material Cost

Oct 19 to Nov 2
Tuesday & Thursday
6:30 to 9:00

About Boating Safely (ABS)
Multi-Session - (Note #4)

Pre-register
per Note #1

Kennewick’s
 Frost Municipal Building
Note #2

Mar 16 to Apr 8
Tuesday & Thursday
6:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Boating Skills & Seamanship (BS&S)
(Note #4 - Note #5)

Pre-register
per Note #5

Kennewick’s
 Frost Municipal Building
(Note #5)

TBD

Sailing Skills &
Seamanship (SSS)

 

Kennewick’s
 Frost Municipal Building
(Note #3)

TBD

Weekend Navigator
 (NAV)

 

Kennewick’s
 Frost Municipal Building
(Note #3)

Date

Seminar (One-Day) Classroom Courses

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Class Location

Feb 20
June 19
August 21
Saturday
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

About Boating Safely (ABS) - Seminar
- (Note #4)

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per Note #1

Kennewick’s
 Frost Municipal Building Note #2

Apr 24
Saturday
9:00 am to 12:00am

GPS for Mariners (GPSFM)

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per Note #1

Kennewick’s
 Frost Municipal Building
Note #2

May 15
Saturday
9:00 am to 11:00am

Personal Water Craft Safety
(PWC)

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per Note #1

Kennewick’s
 Frost Municipal Building
Note #2

Apr 24
Saturday
9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Suddenly In Command (SIC)

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per Note #1

Kennewick’s
 Frost Municipal Building
Note #2

 

Classes For Kids

 

 

 

Boating Fun (BF)

 

 

 

Waypoints (WP)

 

 

Notes

1. Please register at the Kennewick Recreation and Community Services, 210 W. 6th Ave or at web site www.ci.kennewick.wa.us.  Registration cost is $6.00 per each student for Kennewick residents / $9.00 per each student for non-residents. For more information regarding registration call Kennewick Recreation Services at (509) 585-4293. Please tell the registrar how many family members are being included.

2. A material cost of $20 per person and $10 for each additional family member using the same text will be payable to the instructor at the first class. Make those checks payable to "USCG Auxiliary Flotilla 85."

3. A material cost of $30 per person  will be payable to the instructor at the first class. Make those checks payable to "USCG Auxiliary Flotilla 85."

4. Students passing the class will receive certificates. The class meets new state requirements for power boat operators for Washington and Oregon. For information call Alex DeLaPena, USCG Auxiliary at 509-539-9517. Plan to arrive 20 minutes early for the first class.

5. BS&S Course March & April 2010

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Boating Skills and Seamanship (BS&S) Course”

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The USCG Auxiliary will be teaching its 26-hour Boating Skills and Seamanship (BS&S) course that is a comprehensive course designed for both the experienced and the novice boater.  The class is taught in thirteen (13) segments:

March 16,18, 23, 25, 30 April 1, 6 and 8, from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM on Tuesday and Thursday evenings.  Location is Kennewick’s Frost Municipal Building located at 1010 E. Chemical Drive, not far off the footing of the Cable Bridge. Plan to arrive 20 minutes early for the first class.

You must pre-register at Kennewick Recreation and Community Services located at City Hall, 210 W. 6th Ave. or web site www.ci.kennewick.wa.us.  Registration cost per person is $6 for Kennewick city residents and $9 for non-residents.  For more information regarding registration, call Kennewick Recreation Services at 509-585-4293. A materials cost of $27 per person and ($5 for each additional family member that will get their own Supplement Book and share the BSS Book) will be payable by cash or check made payable to the “US Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 85” at the first class.  Students passing the class will receive certificates and a card.  For information call Alex DeLaPena, USCG Auxiliary, at 509-539-9517.(Top)