General Public

Welcome! This area is for you.

Do you go out on the water? Interested in boating? Kayakers, sport fisherman, hunters, jet skiers, water skiers, family day cruisers, private charter boat services, canoeists, rowers, rafters, paddle boarders, sail boaters, power boaters or just like the'll find something here for you.
  • Boating Courses: Find a boating-related course. Enter a zip code and distance to find classes being taught near you.

  • Vessel Safety Checks: Find out if you have the right safety equipment.

  • Request a VSC or Info: Request your free vessel safety check (VSC) or more information about taking a boating class or joining the Auxiliary.

  • Float Plan Central: Fill out a float plan so you're prepared for an emergency. Have the information rescue personnel need to find you.

  • Safe Boating Links: External sites: state boating requirements for Alabama, Georgia, and Mississippi; Coast Guard sites; weather and tides, and other boating related information.