New York Safe Boating Course


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This 8 hour course is an introduction to the basic principles of safe and responsible boating. Students successfully completing this course earn a safe boating certificate. Must be at least 10 years old to participate.

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To help ensure New York’s waterways remain safe and enjoyable, this course teaches basic boating skills and encourages common sense and courtesy to all who share the water. Topics covered include rules of the nautical road, required safety equipment, special boating related activities and many more.

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If you are 18 years of age or older, there is a $10.00 fee for your permanent boating safety certificate, payable to New York State Parks. This is in addition to any course fees paid directly to your instructor. NYS Parks does not collect a certificate fee for students under the age of 18, but there may be a course fee charged by the instructor.

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    New York Safe Boating Course

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    West Marine Latham (Albany) Latham, NY 12110

    • Saturday, June 1, 2024 9:00am - 5:00pm
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    New York Safe Boating Course

    Full Event with Wait List 0 of 40 seats remaining

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    Livonia Fire Dept Livonia, NY 14487

    • Saturday, June 1, 2024 9:00am - 5:00pm
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    New York Safe Boating Course

    Registration Open 14 of 23 seats remaining

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    US Coast Guard Aux 12-01 Bayside, NY 11359

    • Saturday, June 1, 2024 9:00am - 5:00pm
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    New York Safe Boating Course

    Registration Open 6 of 30 seats remaining

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    Long Lake Town Hall Long Lake, NY 12847

    • Saturday, June 1, 2024 9:00am - 5:00pm
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    New York Safe Boating Course

    Registration Open 21 of 30 seats remaining

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    Geneva General Hospital w/ FLX Driver Rehab Geneva, NY 14456

    • Sunday, June 2, 2024 9:00am - 5:00pm
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    New York Safe Boating Course

    Registration Open 17 of 23 seats remaining

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    U.S. Coast Guard Aux 12-01 Bayside, NY 11359

    • Sunday, June 2, 2024 9:00am - 5:00pm
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    New York Safe Boating Course

    Registration Open 19 of 20 seats remaining

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    Allstate East Meadow, NY 11554

    • Sunday, June 2, 2024 9:00am - 5:00pm
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    New York Safe Boating Course

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    Instruct NY New York, NY 10016

    • Sunday, June 2, 2024 9:00am - 5:00pm
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    New York Safe Boating Course

    Registration Open 39 of 60 seats remaining

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    Finger Lakes Boating Museum Hammondsport, NY 14840

    • Sunday, June 2, 2024 10:00am - 6:00pm
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