Time: May 11, 2013 from 8am to 12pm
Location: Waikiki Yacht Club
Street: 1599 Ala Moana Blvd
City/Town: Honolulu, Hi 96814
Website or Map: http://www.waikikiyacht club.…
Event Type: manadatory, boating, safety, class, starts, saturday, may, 11, 2013, at, waikiki, yacht, club
Organized By: Karen Moore
Latest Activity: Apr 17, 2013
BOATING SAFETY CLASS AT WAIKIKI YACHT CLUB
*** THIS CLASS IS THE MANDATORY CLASS NEEDED FOR ALL BOATING OPERATORS FOR THE SATE OF HAWAII
HAWAII SAIL & POWER SQUADRON'S
Boating Safety Class
STARTS Saturday, May 11, 2013
The Hawaii Sail & Power Squadron, a local unit of the United States Power Squadrons® is offering a boating safety course for (3) consecutive Saturday morning sessions from 8:00am-12:00pm at Waikiki Yacht Club. The next course begins Saturday, May 11, 2013. This ONE class runs for THREE Sessions May 11, 18 and 25, 2013.
The boating course is open to anyone and is offered by the Squadron as a community public service. The course meets the State of Hawaii requirements as a certified mandatory boating safety certification course. Some insurance companies offer graduates discounts on boat insurance.
You do not need to own a boat to take this course. The course covers all aspects of basic boating including:
Boat Types and Nautical Terminology
Boat Handling and Elementary Seamanship
Navigation Rules (Rules of the Road)
Marlinspike (learn to tie the 5 most useful knots)
Federal and State Boating Safety Regulations
Aids to Navigation, Light and Sound Signals
Emergencies on the Water
Anchoring, Water Sports, Marine Radio, and Trailer Boating
Hawaii Rules and Regulations
Hawaii Sail & Power Squadron is the largest boating education organization in Hawaii. All Instructors are award winning and have won "excellence in Boating Education" awards locally, regionally and nationally.
COST: $50.00 per person. This is a prepay class in advance due to the demand and to hold your seat. You can pre-register at this link here: http://www.usps.org/cgi-bin-nat/eddept/800/getregform.cgi?C-13683
NOTE ***Please type in "none" when asked for MEMBER # on online registration.
There are LIMITED seats due to the huge demand for the class. For more information, please call Karen Moore, Boating Education Administrator at (808) 291-4338