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 Vive NW -Bilingual Cold Water Safety Tips



 Wakeboarding & Wake Surfing Etiquette


 Essential Gear for Paddlers

 What to Know when Paddling on Mixed-Use Waterways

 Boat Ramp Etiquette for Paddlers and Trailered Motorboats

 

 How to Pick Up a Wakeboarder Safely to Minimize Wake

 All You Need to Know About Inflatable Life Jackets






Continuing Education 

Upcoming Beaverton Sail & Power Squadron Seminars/Courses:

Beaverton Sail and Power Squadron will be presenting a Weather class starting Thursday, September 29, 2022, as an online Zoom live lecture from 7-9 pm. Class will run for approximately 7 weeks or so. Cost is $75 per student or $100 for a couple to share a book.
This is one of the most useful classes that USPS/
ABC teaches, and is appropriate for anyone, no matter what type of watercraft or activity you enjoy. If you go outdoors for whatever activity, hiking, camping, bird-watching, or just being outside, you really should consider taking this class.
We have some students already signed up, and if you want to join in on this let us know ASAP so we can arrange for additional materials. We will arrange for book delivery to you once you sign up
for the class.
Your instructor will be P/R/C Steve Gatton, N-IN, who has been teaching this class for several years, both online and in person.
We have some students already signed up, and if you want to join in on this let us know ASAP
so we can arrange for additional materials.
The book is available as hardcopy and as an e-book. The cost is the same for both versions.
Let us know which you would prefer. We will arrange for book delivery to you once you sign up for the class, and for ebooks we’ll send an access key.
If you have questions and/or want to sign up, please register on line at usps.org, or contact Rick Rafferty at 503-640-6792, or email seo.bsps@gmail.com You can pay via Pay-Pal at Weather – Individual https://py.pl/ZEXPR or Weather – Shared https://
py.pl/1iA864
Right– you can’t always count on having good weather. Take the class and learn how to keep
up on the forecasts and unexpected changes in the weather.
Boating Safety Videos for Portland Water Recreationists 
Featuring Portland Harbormaster Sean Whalen and Ashley Massey from the Marine Board, address Willamette River -specific safety considerations on this navigable, mixed-use waterway.