PBSPS ABC Class Schedule

We teach boating skills!

All PBSPS classes are CANCELLED until further notice.

"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
Jun 01, 2019Kent Commons (Sat)
Jun 15, 2019Des Moines (Sat)
Sep 28, 2019Des Moines (Sat)
Oct 12, 2019Kent Commons (Sat)
Feb 08, 2020Des Moines (Sat)
Mar 07, 2020Des Moines (Sat)
Apr 04, 2020Kent Commons (Sat)
Apr 18, 2020Des Moines (Sat)
May 30, 2020Kent Commons (Sat)
Jun 13, 2020Des 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 or register online at www.desmoineswa.gov/dash

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

★ ★ Bring a lunch to class and pick up your book a week ahead of time in order to be prepared for class. ★ ★

Classroom Locations

Des Moines Public Works 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