PBSPS ABC Class Schedule

We teach boating skills!

"Safety course and state certificate preparation"

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

This course meets the mandatory requirements for your Washington State boater education card.
ABC Sessions
Sep 22, 2018Des Moines (Sat)
Oct 06, 2018Kent Commons (Sat)
Feb 09, 2019Des Moines (Sat)
Mar 09, 2019Des Moines (Sat)
Apr 06, 2019Kent Commons (Sat)
Apr 13, 2019Des Moines (Sat)
Jun 01, 2019Kent Commons (Sat)
Jun 15, 2019Des Moines (Sat)

Color signifies completed classes

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 then
visit, call, or send an email to register.

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