The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary in Oklahoma City is holding a free, one-day boat safety course on Saturday designed for anglers, hunters, paddle boaters and personal watercraft users.
The course will cover topics including current boating laws and the environment, safety equipment, how to safely handle a boat on water, aids to navigation and correct navigation rules, common boating problems that may arise and the proper way of trailering, storing and protecting boats.
The course gives safety guidelines for hunting, fishing, water skiing and river boating.
The training program will be from 9 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. at the New Hope Christian Church, 12323, South Pennsylvania Ave., in Oklahoma City.
To register for the class, call Flotilla Commander Linda Sadler at (405) 286-9167 or email email@example.com.