UNITED STATES COAST GUARD AUXILIARY
Boat America is a boating certificate class that offers an in-depth and interesting boating safety course, and provides the knowledge needed to obtain a boating certificate. Topics include Introduction to Boating, Safety Equipment, Safe Operation and Navigation, Boating Emergencies, Trailering, Sports and Boating as well as Boating Law.
This course is provided by the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 053-17-2.
Some insurance companies will also offer discounts on boating insurance to boaters who successfully complete this course.