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Learn how to boat

September 15 - September 16

$149

Affordable On-Water Training Courses, Sept. 15, 16 ‘Intro to Boating’ and ‘Women Making Waves’ courses to be offered at Freedom Boat Club Boston

Want to learn the basics of powerboating or brush up on your skills? The nonprofit BoatUS Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water together with Freedom Boat Club Boston and West Marine offer a choice of two fun on-water training courses taught aboard 21-foot powerboats: “Intro to Boating” and “Women Making Waves,” Saturday, Sept. 15, and Sunday, Sept. 16, at the club’s location at 333 Victory Road, Quincy, Mass.

The “Intro to Boating” course starts at start 9 a.m. or 9:30 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday, while “Women Making Waves” is offered at 9 a.m. both days. Both are three hours long and affordably priced at $149 per person. Class size is limited to three students per vessel, ensuring each student gets sufficient time at the helm under the watchful eye of a U.S. Coast Guard-certified instructor.

The “Intro to Boating” course covers shifting and steering, basic docking, open-water handling and basic navigation. The ladies-only course, “Women Making Waves,” offers the same curriculum and offers the perfect opportunity to spend a half day learning boat-handling techniques in a supportive environment.

Details

Start:
September 15
End:
September 16
Cost:
$149
Website:
http://connect.boatus.org/site/Calendar?id=100281&view=Detail

Organizer

BoatUS
Phone:
1-800-245-2628
Email:
smartboating@boatus.com
Website:
www.BoatUS.org/On-Water

Venue

Freedom Boat Club Boston
333 Victory Road
Quincy, MA United States
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