New to boating or need to brush up on your skills? The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 36 and the parents of Austin Stephanos, one of the two Tequesta teens lost at sea last July, are teaming up to help you.
The Coast Guard is hosting its usual Saturday safe-boating class. But this time, it is being paid for by the AustinBlu Foundation. The classes are normally $35.
The class is held at Spanish River Park and is from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Topics include boating terminology, boat handling, navigation rules, aids to navigation, federal and state regulations, and safety equipment.
Everyone who completes the class is given a certificate and will be sent a Florida Boating ID card.
The is held in the headquarters building of the park, 3939 N. Ocean Blvd.
Attendees are encouraged to bring lunch. Reservations are required.
For information or to RSVP, call 561-391-3600 or email email@example.com.