The Alaska Office of Boating Safety will be offering Alaska Water Wise, a boating course designed for Alaskans on December 11, 2010 from 9 - 6 in the Atwood Building on 550 West 7th Avenue in Anchorage. Segments include pre-departure preparation, boating operations, boating emergencies, cold-water survival, navigation/rules of the road, and legal requirements. Students who attend all sessions, and pass the written exam and skills will be issued a course completion certificate. The course is free but pre-registration is encouraged. For more information, contact Joe McCullough at (907) 269-8704 or Megan Piersma at (907) 269-6042.