- Safe Powerboat Handling Certification
- Youth Powerboat Training (class description is in Youth Programs)
Safe Powerboat Handling Certification
A 16-hour fun packed course teaching you the skills and knowledge to drive a single screw powerboat safely. Course topics include: proper set-up and preventative maintenance, safety checks, maneuvering at low and high speed, confined space maneuvering, towing, coming along side, buoy slalom in forward and reverse, anchoring, crew overboard and lots more.
We also cover weather and tides, right of way rules, navigation, radio operation, safety tips and boating laws in the classroom.
This course is approved by NASBLA and US SAILING/US POWERBOATING. Students who successfully complete the course and the written test will receive a US SAILING Safe Powerboat Certification.
- Ability to swim 50 yards
- Students must be 12 years of age or older
- Start Powerboating Right