Basics of Boating – America’s Boating Course on Lake Lanier

The America’s Boating Course 2017 Schedule on Lake Lanier

Date – Location

  • Saturday, August 5, 2017 – Location TBA
  • Saturday, August 26 2017 – Location TBA

(view map to Army Corp Office)

For information on this class at Lake Allatoona, click here.

Learn the Basics of Boating!

  • Boat Handling – Docking and Trailering
  • Safety Equipment and Procedures
  • Navigation Basics – Rules of the Road
  • Boat Types and Terminology

This class is great for adults and teens, you can enjoy learning as a family! The class is approved by the State of Georgia Department of Natural Resources (GA DNR) and by the National Association of the State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA).

The class runs from 8:30 – 4:30. Course fee is $18/student online or $20/student cash/check.  If you wish to purchase the optional reference text and CD there is an additional $20 fee.  For more information email

You may be able to save on your boat insurance after taking a “America’s Boating Course” class – check with your agent for details!

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Complete the form below to register. You may pay at the class. Your information will be kept in the strictest confidence and will never be provided outside the Atlanta Sail and Power Squadron.

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America’s Boating Course Fee – Payment at first class $20.00  
America’s Boating Course Fee – 10% Discount with payment made online $18.00
Reference Text with CD (Optional) $20.00
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