About Boating Safely Class
October 28, 2017
Webster Fire Station
55 Thompson Rd
Webster, MA 01570
Saturday, October 28 - 8am-5pm
This beginner boating class will give you the knowledge needed to obtain a boat license or safety certification in many states. Many boat insurance companies will offer discounts on boating insurance to boaters who succesfully complete About Boating Safely.
1- Day class- $40 - 1st family member, $20 each additional family member
Reserve your spot by clicking RSVP on this event, or email Ed Tavares EdTavares@verizon.net 508-404-8088.
Your local United States Coast Guard Auxiliary Tri-State Flotilla 1002 will be instructing a one day ABOUT BOATING SAFELY course developed to provide the skills and confidence needed to explore the coast and inland waters by boat. Basic knowledge and skills are needed to have safe and enjoyable boating experiences. This course is perfect for families that have just purchased a boat or are planning to in the future, and also for the boater keeping up with changes to boating regulations and laws. Successful completion of the course will also certify a minor, from 12 to 16 years of age, to operate a powerboat, including a Personal Water Craft / Jet Ski for 16 & 17 year old operators, on Massachusetts waters. Certification is in conjunction with the Mass. Environmental Police. It will also cover the requirements to operate a vessel in many other states & most countries where boating safety education is mandatory. Several of the boating insurance companies offer a discount on premiums on successful completion of this course