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Snowmobile Safety Education
Snowmobile Safety Education

Canceled 25 of 25 seats remaining



609 W Central Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701


Date & Times:
Dec 04, 2022 9:00AM - 3:00PM EST

About this Event:

On Sunday, December 4, 2022 the Mackinaw City Police, Mackinaw City Public Schools, along with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources will host a one day in person class for snowmobile safety education.

The class is free of charge, but you must register for the class ahead of time as space is limited, so please commit early. The class offers in person instruction to train knowledgeable, safe, and responsible snowmobilers. Any snowmobile operator under 17 is required to pass an approved snowmobile safety course to operate without adult supervision or to cross a roadway. There is not a minimum age for enrollment, but attendees will need to read, comprehend, and successfully pass a written test to receive a safety certificate.

All children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the class. The class will run from 9:00am to 3:00pm with a break for lunch. You will need to bring your own lunch, pen/pencil, and outdoor clothing. Portions of the class will be outdoors - so dress appropriately.


Organized by:

Michael Hearn

Required Files:

Cancellation Policies:

If you are no longer planning on attending this class, please cancel your registration so that those on the waiting list will have a chance to attend.

Event Policies:

Minimum Age Policies:

There are no minimum age policies

Maximum Age Policies:

There are no maximum age policies


About the Program


The main purpose of the snowmobile safety education course is to educate and develop safe, knowledgeable and responsible snowmobile owners and operators. Topics covered include description of machine controls, safety and operating procedures, loading and towing procedures, understanding trail operation, laws and regulations, and environmental concerns and reporting responsibility. 
Any snowmobile operator 12 to 16 years old are required to pass an approved snowmobile safety course to operate without adult supervision or to cross a roadway. 

About the Class: 
  • In person, traditional classroom setting 
  • Written test (75% or better to pass) 
  • No minimum age requirement; however, students under 10 years of age shall be accompanied by a parent, legal guardian or other adult approved by parent or legal guardian.