Monday, June 23, 2014
The next Charleston Sail and Power Squadron (CSPS) boating safety class will be July 12. The class is called America's Boating Course (ABC) and is recognized by the United States Coast Guard (USCG) and the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (DNR).
The class will be held at CSPS headquarters at 1376 Orange Grove Road in West Ashley. Registration is at 8 a.m. and the class will start at 8:30 a.m. Bring your own lunch and the staff will do a short working lunch at noon and finish with two short quizzes by 4:30 p.m. The class size is limited to the first 24 to register, regardless of age.
The class charge is $30 for the first person and $15 for a second person. CSPS will provide student workbooks to use during the class. Any student registered for this class may purchase the book for $20, which includes a CD of the complete class and a beginning CD on electronic charting.
Registration forms can be downloaded from the CSPS website at www.charlestonsailandpowersquadron.org.
Contact instructor Dick Howells at 843-437-6241.