PBSPS ABC Class Schedule

We teach boating skills!

"America's Boating Course" (all ABC classes are on Saturday 0800 - 1630)
Click here for a course description. See Registration.

This course meets the mandatory requirements for your Washington State boater education card.
ABC Sessions
Sep 16, 2017Des Moines (Sat)
Oct 07, 2017Kent Commons (Sat)
Feb 10, 2018Des Moines (Sat)
Mar 10, 2018Des Moines (Sat)
Apr 07, 2018Kent Commons (Sat)
Apr 21, 2018Des Moines (Sat)
Jun 02, 2018Kent Commons (Sat)
Jun 16, 2018Des Moines (Sat)

Color signifies completed classes

"Now includes the impacts of Home Land Security"

Poverty Bay Sail and Power Squadron offers Public Boating Safety classes with a nominal charge to cover course manuals, supplies, & room rental expenses. Topics include safety afloat, rules of the road, government regulation, marine radio, navigation, aids to navigation and personal watercraft.

Many insurance companies offer discounts for Safe Boating education

We serve the Communities of
Des Moines ~ Kent ~ Federal Way ~ Renton~ Auburn ~ Burien ~ SeaTac
~ Normandy Park ~ Tukwila ~ West Seattle ~ White Center

Pre-registration is required. Choose where to register based on class location.

Des Moines Parks and Recreation - Click for map
1000 South 220th Street
Des Moines, WA 98198
(206) 870-6527

Kent Commons Community Center - Click for map
525 4th Ave N
Kent, WA 98032
(253) 856-5000
Pick up your manuals & materials a week ahead of time in order to be prepared for class. Bring your lunch too.

Classroom Locations

Des Moines Public Works and Parks Service Center - Click for map
2255 S 223rd Street
Des Moines, WA 09198

Kent Commons Community Center - Click for map
525 4th Ave N
Kent, WA 98032
(253) 856-5000

For more information contact our Education Officer at education@pbps.org