About Boating Safety (ABS) - Coast Guard Auxiliary
UNITED STATES COAST GUARD AUXILIARY
About Boating Safety (ABS) is an in-depth eight-hour multi-session classroom United States Coast Guard Auxiliary boating course. ABS is approved by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators. The basic boating course is both fun and comprehensive. Become a PA state-certified boat operator. The certificate earned is PA state authorized and is accepted in all states (including New Jersey) where required for the operation of powered vessels including personal watercraft (jet skis, etc.). Class will provide an introduction to boating; equipment, safety, emergencies and general regulatory information. This is a minimum eight-hour requirement for state certificate.
Instructor: Coast Guard Auxiliary Members