Safe Boating Classes

Safe Boating Classes


All Classes are run by Safe Boating America
This course meets the NYS and USCG requirements for PWC Operation, Youth and Adult Boating Certification (if applicable). Upon successful completion, you will have met the requirements and can operate a PWC (Jetski) or as a youth boater operate a vessel independently. You will receive a certificate (a/k/a NYS Boating License) upon successful completion of this course – certificate received same day as class.

Pre-registration is normally required and directions to class locations are sent to all students after registering.

The course is designed as a comprehensive boating course, teaching the fundamentals of safe boating operation. Taught by State Certified Instructors with materials approved by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators. NYS requires classroom instruction, and this class includes the following topics:

Accidents & Emergencies

Boat Operation
Boating Related Activities
Boats & Motors
Fueling & Ventilation
Marine Environment
Numbering & Registration
Personal Watercraft
Rules of the Road
Safe Loading & Powering