Combination 16 hour Classroom and Hands on, at the helm.

This Course Nationally recognized 

Taught by a USCG License Captain

This course is for anyone who wants to learn how to safely operate a motorboat and improve their boat handling skills on actual boats. Your instructor is a  US Coast Guard licensed captain and NYS BOATING AND PWC SAFETY CERTIFICATE. The National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) has approved this course and most states have recognized it and meets their requirements for a state boating safety education certificate. These national and state approvals call for the course to include a total of eight hours of classroom sessions covering required education topics. Students learn:

Classroom Sessions On-the-Water Sessions
 ≡ Boats  and Motors  ≡ Pre-departure Check lists
 ≡ Review of Engine & electrical systems  ≡ Equipemt
 ≡ Fueling and Ventilation  ≡ Line Handling and Knots
 ≡ Fueling and Ventilation  ≡ Basic Navigation
 ≡ Preparation for getting underway  ≡ Planning a day trip
 ≡ The Marine Environment  ≡ Leaving & returning to a slip
 ≡ Rules of the Road  ≡ Close-quarters maneuvers
 ≡ Boat operations  ≡ Anchoring
 ≡ Seamanship  ≡ Handling wakes & rough water
 ≡ Navigation  ≡ Proceeding to a destination
 ≡ PWC Personal Water Craft  ≡ Man overboard drills 
 ≡ Boating Related Activities  ≡ Docking
 ≡ Accidents and Emergencies  ≡ Post-departure Check lists

 

Ages 10-Adults Minimum age differs state to state

 

COMPLETION OF THIS COURSE WILL EARN; NASBLA certificate, state Safe Boating/PWC Education Certificate (in applicable states), US BOAT SCHOOL Safe Boating certificate.