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Safe Powerboat Handling

May 4, 2013 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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$695

This 16-hour hands-on, on-the-water course is for anyone who wants to learn how to safely operate a small motorboat and improve their boathandling skills on actual boats. The US Coast Guard and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) have approved this course and an increasing number of states have recognized it as meeting their requirements for a state boating safety education certificate. These national and state approvals call for the course to include a total of six to eight hours of classroom sessions covering required education topics. Students learn:

On-the-Water Sessions

  • Engine & electrical systems
  • Starting procedures
  • Docking
  • Leaving & returning to a slip
  • Close-quarters maneuvers
  • Anchoring
  • Steering a range
  • Proceeding to a destination
  • Person in Water rescue

Classroom Sessions

  • Safety, prep & weather
  • Maneuvering concepts
  • Registration & capacities
  • Equipment requirements
  • Prep & fueling procedures
  • Navigation rules of the road
  • Aids to navigation
  • Environment regulations

Prerequisites: none
Suggested Age: 10–adult (may be affected by state minimum age)
Certification(s) Earned: NASBLA certificate, state boating education certificate (in applicable states), Safe Powerboat Handling certificate.

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Details

Date:
May 4, 2013
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$695
Event Categories:
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Organizer

J World Annapolis
Phone:
(410)280-2040
Email:
info@jworldannapolis.com
Website:
www.jworldannapolis.com

Venue

J World Annapolis
213 Eastern Avenue
Annapolis, MD 21403 United States
Phone:
(410)280-2040
Website:
www.jworldannapolis.com
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