Electronic Library Resource Center

ABS BS&S Individual State Presentation Download Page

Assembled here are the individual state presentations, tests and answers, used as a supplement to the ABS and BS&S course presentations.The ABS and BS&S Individual State presentations bring the Coast Guard Auxiliary into compliance with each state and the NASBLA organization.

Electronic PE Courses

The Elec PE Course page contains vital information on the Auxiliary's newest EPE Courses, promotional flyers, links to videos on Modern Marine Navigation and Basic Boat Handling, FAQ's and Commodore Shafers Webinar presenting the roll-out of Modern Marine Navigation and Basic Boat Handling. 

Multi-lesson Courses

Our multi-lesson courses are usually intended to be given on recurring nights or weekends over a period of a month or more, depending upon the course. Many are approved by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) enabling the students who pass to meet specific state requirements.  There is a final examination and a Certificate of Completion.


The seminars are designed to be flexible in the coverage of the subject matter in order to meet local needs.  There is no final examination.

Instructor Tools

Tools for the Instructor that could make their job easier while teaching classes.

National Programs

These are programs within the Auxiliary that are carried Nationwide.


These are Publications of the Education Department.

Auxplus PE Software

This is the software that is encouraged to be used to track your students and to print out their card and certificate.

Public Affairs 

A series of 25 newspaper Public Affairs articles promoting Recreational Boating Safety, Public Education and the Coast Guard Auxiliary. They’re broken into 20 articles.