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Boating Classes and Schedule

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Weekend Navigation  [full description]
Comprehensive course designed for both experienced and novice powerboat and sailboat operators. The course is divided into two major parts designed to educate the boating enthusiast in skills required for a safe voyage on a variety of waters and boating conditions. This course can be taught as a whole or as separate modules

About Boating Safely  [full description]
Oriented toward hunters, anglers, and beginning boaters.  Available in several different formats including self paced home study.

Boating Skills and Seamanship  [full description]
For both beginning and experienced power boaters.

GPS for Mariners  [full description]
Learn how to use your GPS more effectively.

MD Safe Boating Course  [full description]
Boating course offered by the State of Maryland

Sailing Skills and Seamanship  [full description]
For both beginning and experienced sailors

For Young Boaters

Free Training Programs available for K-12 to schools, groups, and organizations.  Contact: John Galleazzi, 410-336-7734, email:

Sea Scouts, BSA: A boating program for young adults, ages 14 through 20, of the Boy Scouts of America

See All Coast Guard Auxiliary Available Courses

Flotilla 22-2 Currently Scheduled Courses

  • More advanced or in-depth courses that extend over several weeks are usually offered during the off-season (October through April)

  • BS&S and Coastal Navigation courses are typically offered from September through April

  • Maryland Boating Basics is typically taught year-round with a large number of classes offered at the beginning of boating season