America's Boating Course

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Washington State Boater Education Card



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Everett Community College

COST is $120

Contact LINDA MARTIN 425-422-4721 for more information 

The Everett Sail and Power Squadron will be offering to the public a 6-week America’s Boating Course on the fundamentals of safe boating. Topics include: an introduction to various types of boats; boating laws related to registration, state and local regulations; required safety equipment; accident reporting; protecting the marine environment; weather; and many more subjects of special interest to boaters. The course is designed to familiarize the student with the basics needed to operate a boat safely and comply with state and federal laws. Upon successful completion of the final test, students will qualify for the Washington State Boater Education card which is required before operating watercraft in our state. 

Corporate and Continuing Education Center of Everett Community College, 2333 Seaway Blvd, Everett, from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. Cost is $120.00.  To register, go to .

Learning to boat safely is important, the increased knowledge will enhance your safety on the water and your enjoyment of the sport. The United States Power Squadrons® America’s Boating Course is contained in six chapters. The course is divided into two types of learning: in-class lectures with reading assignments, and homework sections.  The course covers subjects in depth, including an introduction to reading paper charts and plotting courses.  The USPS ABC is also available for home study on a video. 

Welcome, On the Water Enthusiasts!


We are the Everett unit of the United States Power Squadrons®, the oldest and largest boating organization in the United States. We are a volunteer organization that prepares skillfull boating through public and member education.

Our members are both sailors and power boaters; for people preparing to buy their first boat, for those with trailer-able size, long distance cruisers and live-a-boards.  Meetings are held at Fireman’s Hall on Hewitt Ave. in Everett; and classes are held at Everett Yacht Club, in private residences and Everett Community College.  We invite you to join our meetings, become a member and enjoy fun rendezvous around Puget Sound and Gulf Islands.  

Celebrating Education, Community Service as well as Socializing with Recreational Boaters and on the water enthusiasts since 1948.  For information about our Public Safe Boating Courses, click on the Education link on the top menu.  

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aka Everett Sail and Power Squadron

Content last updated:  25 October 2019

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