Safe Powerboat Handling 7

Saturday, October 15, 2022 - Sunday, October 16, 2022
Ages 12-120 · Co-Ed
Community Boating Center 1641 Padanaram Avenue New BedfordMA  02740
Saturday, October 15, 2022 - Sunday, October 16, 2022
Ages 12-120 · Co-Ed
Community Boating Center 1641 Padanaram Avenue New BedfordMA  02740

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Safe Powerboat Handling 7

Oct 15 - Oct 16 (Sunday, Saturday)

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Ages 12-120

Community Boating Center

$450.00

Meeting Dates

From Oct 15, 2022 to Oct 16, 2022

Each Sunday from 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM

Each Saturday from 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM

About This Activity

MINIMUM OF THREE STUDENTS Safe Powerboat Handling Drivers Education for BoatersTM US Coast Guard & NASBLA Approved This 16-hour hands-on, on-the-water course is for anyone who wants to learn how to safely operate a powerboat or improve their on-the-water boat handling skills. No experience necessary. The topics are covered using a variety of techniques in the classroom and dockside, emphasizing on-the-water practical application of all skills. Topics covered include: 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 Environmental regulations

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Community Boating Center 1641 Padanaram Avenue New BedfordMA  02740
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