SAVANNAH, GA (May 9, 2013): The Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department Marine Patrol Unit will conduct a Georgia Boaters Safety Class Saturday, May 18, at the Metro Training Center at the Savannah Mall. (upstairs by Dillard’s)

The class is open to anyone 12 years of age and older. Beginning in January 2014, anyone born after 1998 must take the Georgia Boaters Safety Class to operate a vessel on Georgia waters.

The class starts at 8:30 in the morning and ends at 4:30 p.m. The training center is on the second floor just outside the entrance to Dilliard’s.

Contact the SCMPD Training Center at 912-921-5451 to register for the class. There is no charge.

The class is limited to 25.