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Event Details

Event Status
Registration Closed
Event ID
7328
Event Name
Boater Safety Education

Registration Closed 38 of 50 seats remaining

Location

Location:

205 S Dover St, Pentwater, MI 49449

Schedule

Date & Times:
Jul 16, 2024 8:00AM - 12:00PM EST
Jul 17, 2024 8:00AM - 12:00PM EST

About this Event:

This is a two day event and you must attend both days to complete the class.

Details

Organized by:

Timothy M Simon

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

Map:

About the Program

Overview:

The main purpose of the boater safety education course is to train knowledgeable, safe and responsible boaters. Topics covered include general boating and water safety, navigational rules, causes and prevention of crashes, operation and fueling techniques, environmental concerns and reporting responsibility. 
Any motorized boat operator born after June 30, 1996, is required by law to pass an approved boater safety course and to carry a boater safety certificate. In addition, boater education is also required for all PWC operators born after December 31, 1978. Michigan’s boater education course is taught by a dedicated core of certified volunteer instructors, sheriff’s deputies and Michigan conservation officers. 

About the Class: 
  • In person, traditional classroom setting 
  • Written test (80% 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.