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Accel. Safe Powerboat Handling BYOB

1/26/2019   -   1/26/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Treasure Island Sailing Center
698 California Ave # 112
San Francisco, CA 94130 USA
  Contact: Capt. Jaimie Bartlett
  Ph:   (609)276-6703
$250pp early registration by 1/12/19! This course is fully on-the-water. You will get hands-on experience on how to safely operate a powerboat, alongside other students. Whether you are just beginning, a long time boater looking to gain state certification, or trying to reduce your boat insurance costs, this is the course for you! If you are looking for more advanced training, stay for our Safety & Rescue Boat Handling course on 1/27/18, also at TISC. BYOB (Bring your own boat) or CHARTER from TISC ***Private lessons are also available*** ARE YOU A BUSINESS OR ORGANIZATION LOOKING TO GET PROFESSIONAL TRAINING FOR YOUR STAFF? We can come to you for our on-site training options! Fill out our registration form or email us directly! Taking a US Sailing Instructor course? Learn from a level 1 Instructor Trainer. This is a great prep course for your power boating practical!


Safe Powerboat Handling in GA / SC

1/26/2019   -   1/27/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Augusta Sailing Club
5462 Sailing Road
Appling, GA 30802 USA
  Contact: Captain Tim Sparks
  Ph:   706-550-7019
This fun and informative two-day, hands-on, on-the-water course is for anyone who wants to learn how to safely operate a powerboat and/or improve their boat-handling skills. No previous experience is required. The U.S. Coast Guard and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) have approved this course. In addition to on-the-water training, the course includes a total of six-to-eight hours of classroom sessions covering required education topics. Contact Captain Tim Sparks for course scheduling.


Safety & Rescue Boat Handling

1/27/2019   -   1/27/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Treasure Island Sailing Center
698 California Ave #112
San Francisco, CA 94130 USA
  Contact: Cpt. Jaimie Bartlett
  Ph:   609-276-6703
-$50 Early registration discount applies until 1/13/18. The Treasure Island Sailing Center is hosting this Safety & Rescue Boat Handling course. Prerequisite: Safe Powerboat Handling certification (offered 1/26). It is BYOBoat or chart from TISC (~$125pp). This course is focused on safety & rescue applications for first responders, sailing coaches, race committee, mark set, safety boat, referee, water safety patrol. water-sports instructors, etc. However, anyone is welcome to join! Good close-quarter maneuvering skills and prior preparation by reading the materials are necessary to gain certification. Non-certification option available! ASK FOR INSURANCE! We are insured to operate on-the-water and on your vessel(s).


Safe Powerboat Handling / Safety & Rescue Boat Handling

2/01/2019   -   2/28/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Nautical Solutions
ANYWHERE
USA, CA 08008 USA
  Contact: Cpt. Jaimie Bartlett
  Ph:   (609) 276-6703
Nautical Solutions runs on-the-water powerboat training for individuals and organizations nationwide. Look no further than N/S for your training needs. We will come to you and work with your staff/members on your boats for the most applicable training possible. Host a US Powerboating Course or create a custom course that meets your organization's needs. ASK FOR INSURANCE! We are insured to operate on your vessel(s).


Private Lessons - Jacksonville, FL

2/03/2019   -   2/04/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Nautical Solutions
Jacksonville Area
Jacksonville, FL 32209 USA
  Contact: Jaimie Bartlett
  Ph:   6092766703
We will be traveling throughout Florida during the beginning of February teaching private lessons for SAILING and POWERBOATING, Safe Powerboat Handling courses, private captaining and custom courses. We work with organizations and individuals nationwide to promote on-the-water safety by offering hands-on training. We will be traveling from north to south to north, starting in Jacksonville, then to the keys and working up to St. Petersburg ~Feb 2nd - Feb 13th. Charter a boat or use your own! Contact us today to schedule your on-the-water training!


Powerboat Private Lessons Available - FL

2/04/2019   -   2/05/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Jaimie Bartlett
Florida Keys
Islamorada, FL 33036 USA
  Contact: Nautical Solutions
  Ph:   6092766703
We will be traveling throughout Florida during the beginning on February teaching private lessons, Safe Powerboat Handling courses, private captaining and custom courses. We work with organizations and individuals nationwide to promote on-the-water safety by offering hands-on training. We will be traveling from south to north, starting in Key West and working up to St. Petersburg ~Feb 3rd - Feb 13th. Charter a boat or use your own! Contact us today to schedule your on-the-water training!


Accelerated Safe Powerboat Handling - FL

2/08/2019   -   2/08/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Jaimie Bartlett
Charter Vessel
Miami, FL 33101 USA
  Contact: Nautical Solutions
  Ph:   6092766703
DATE IS FLEXIBLE BETWEEN 2/7-2/10. WE NEED TWO MORE STUDENTS TO HOST THIS COURSE! We will be traveling throughout Florida during the beginning of February teaching private lessons, Safe Powerboat Handling courses, private captaining and custom courses. We work with organizations and individuals nationwide to promote on-the-water safety by offering hands-on training. We will be traveling from south to north, starting in Key West and working up to St. Petersburg ~Feb 3rd - Feb 13th. Charter a boat or use your own! Contact us today to schedule your on-the-water training!


CALIFORNIA BOATERS CARD/ SAFE POWERBOAT HANDLING COURSE

2/09/2019   -   2/10/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Boat Safe America
Miller Park
Sacramento, CA 95818 USA
  Contact: Ryan Danilson
  Ph:   9163373460
We will come to a location near you Call (916) 337-3460 Fun, hands-on class regardless of experience level. Class is USCG and NASBLA certified and will include logbook certification and your LIFETIME CALIFORNIA Boaters Card. This class will also make you qualify for a discount on your boat insurance, meaning that this class will actually pay for itself. Class dates December 2nd and 3rd in Suisun City, CA near Fairfield. More info call Ryan Danilson (916) 337-3460.


Safe Powerboat Handling - FL state license offered

2/11/2019   -   2/12/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Jaimie Bartlett
Private Vessel
St. Pete's Beach, FL 33706 USA
  Contact: Nautical Solutions
  Ph:   6092766703
We will be traveling throughout Florida during the beginning on February teaching private lessons, Safe Powerboat Handling courses, private captaining and custom courses. We work with organizations and individuals nationwide to promote on-the-water safety by offering hands-on training. We will be traveling from south to north, starting in Key West and working up to St. Petersburg ~Feb 3rd - Feb 13th. Charter a boat or use your own! Contact us today to schedule your on-the-water training!


Safe Powerboat Handling in GA / SC

2/23/2019   -   2/24/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Augusta Sailing Club
5462 Sailing Road
Appling, GA 30802 USA
  Contact: Captain Tim Sparks
  Ph:   706-550-7019
This fun and informative two-day, hands-on, on-the-water course is for anyone who wants to learn how to safely operate a powerboat and/or improve their boat-handling skills. No previous experience is required. The U.S. Coast Guard and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) have approved this course. In addition to on-the-water training, the course includes a total of six-to-eight hours of classroom sessions covering required education topics. Contact Captain Tim Sparks for course scheduling.


Power Boat Training for Level 1 Instructor Certification

3/01/2019   -   3/31/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Nautical Solutions
Bay Area
San Francisco, CA 94130 USA
  Contact: Cpt. Jaimie Bartlett
  Ph:   609-276-6703
FLEXIBLE DATES! The Safe Powerboat Handling course is great for students taking the US Sailing Level 1 Instructor course. The instructor is the IT for the TISC level 1 course that starts on December 9th. She will take you through all of the maneuvers that you will be tested on during your certification course and TEACH the material that is on the powerboating assessment. ASK FOR INSURANCE! We are insured to operate on your vessel(s). Make sure that you are working with a QUALITY company that is properly insured to teach on-the-water.


Safe Powerboat Handling in GA / SC

3/09/2019   -   3/10/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Augusta Sailing Club
5462 Sailing Road
Appling, GA 30802 USA
  Contact: Captain Tim Sparks
  Ph:   706-550-7019
This fun and informative two-day, hands-on, on-the-water course is for anyone who wants to learn how to safely operate a powerboat and/or improve their boat-handling skills. No previous experience is required. The U.S. Coast Guard and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) have approved this course. In addition to on-the-water training, the course includes a total of six-to-eight hours of classroom sessions covering required education topics. Contact Captain Tim Sparks for course scheduling.


Basic Powerboat & Cruising Certification w/California Boater Card

4/06/2019   -   4/07/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Orange Coast College Sailing Center
1801 W. Coast Hwy.
Newport Beach, CA 92663 USA
  Contact: OCC School of Sailing & Seamanship
  Ph:   949-645-9412
With coaching from a powerboat expert you will move through the skills required for certification,and build confidence operating a 29-40' twinscrew powerboat in light to moderate conditions. The course includes both hands-on instruction and theory to build your seamanship knowledge and practical boat handling skills. Course topics include boat systems, engine and helm controls, docking and close quarter maneuvering, boat control in open water, anchoring, emergency procedures, VHF radio operation, charts and aids to navigation. This course is approved by NASBLA and US Powerboating. A US Powerboating Basic Powerboat Operation and Cruising Certification requires a passing grade on both the written and the practical test. Successful candidates are also eligible to apply for the California Boater Card. Course materials along with pre-course homework will be available ahead of time to allow ample time to prepare for class. Bring a lunch each day.


SPH + S&RBH course

4/06/2019   -   4/07/2019     Add to your calendar
 
UCB

Berkeley, CA 94710 USA
  Contact: Capt. Jaimie Bartlett
  Ph:   609-276-6703
This is a private course. Are you interested in hosting a private course on your vessel(s)! Weekday discounts. Get on the schedule now to reserve your preferred dates. ASK FOR INSURANCE! We are insured to operate ON-THE-WATER and on your vessel(s).


Accelerated Safe Powerboat Handling

4/12/2019   -   4/12/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Capt David Fetherston
One Phillips Street
Wickford, RI 02852 USA
  Contact: Carol Beecher
  Ph:   401-295-0050
This 1 day, 8 hour hands-on, on-the-water course is for anyone who has taken a classroom boating course but needs experience to safely operate a small motorboat and improve their boat-handling skills. Students will be expected to study the course materials at home to challenge and pass a written exam covering equipment requirements, rules of the road, aids to navigation, preparation, environment regulations, safety and emergencies. This course focuses on hands-on application of all skills, consequently it is NOT approved by the U.S. Coast Guard or the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) as meeting requirements for a state boating safety education certificate.


Women in POWER[boats]

4/13/2019   -   4/14/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Looking for SF Bay Area Host

Bay Area, CA 94510 USA
  Contact: Capt. Jaimie Bartlett
  Ph:   609-276-6703
This "Women is POWER[boats]" clinic is aimed at empowering women to feel confident and safe in taking out their power-driven vessels. We will learn about engine troubleshooting, docking, launching, approaching a mooring, vessel handling at high and low speeds, and more! Are interested in taking or creating a similar course, please contact us at hello@nauticalsolutions.org. ASK FOR INSURANCE!


Safe Powerboat Handling INSTRUCTOR Course

4/13/2019   -   4/15/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Capt. David Fetherston
One Phillips Street
Wickford, RI 02852 USA
  Contact: Carol Beecher
  Ph:   401-295-0050
3 day course to become a certified USPB instructor. Prerequisite is the one day Accelerated Safe Powerboat Handling Course held Friday April 12, same location. See separate event listing


Safe Powerboat Handling / Start Powerboat Right

4/25/2019   -   4/26/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Capt David Fetherston
One Phillips Street
Wickford, RI 02852 USA
  Contact: Carol Beecher
  Ph:   401-295-0050
This 16-hour, 2 day class combining classroom and on the water practical experience for anyone who wants to learn how to safely operate a small motorboat and improve their boat handling skills and confidence. No previous experience is required! 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 Education Certificate. This course also includes the RI or Ma state specific test. Minimum 4 students to conduct class. No more than 4 per boat for maximum individual practice. If you don't see dates that work for you, please contact us. We are happy to try to organize a class on other dates. We look forward to helping you get out on the water!


Safe Boat Handling / Start Powerboating Right

5/04/2019   -   5/05/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Capt David Fetherston
One Phillips Street
Wickford, RI 02852 USA
  Contact: Carol Beecher
  Ph:   401-295-0050
This 16-hour, 2 day class combining classroom and on the water practical experience for anyone who wants to learn how to safely operate a small motorboat and improve their boat handling skills and confidence. No previous experience is required! 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 Education Certificate. This course also includes the RI or Ma state specific test. Minimum 4 students to conduct class. No more than 4 per boat for maximum individual practice. If you don't see dates that work for you, please contact us. We are happy to try to organize a class on other dates. We look forward to helping you get out on the water!


Safe Powerboat Handling Certification & CA Boater Card

5/11/2019   -   5/18/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Orange Coast College Sailing Center
1801 W. Coast Hwy.
Newport Beach, CA 92663 USA
  Contact: OCC School of Sailing & Seamanship
  Ph:   949-645-9412
A 16-hour on-the-water safe powerboat handling course for boaters of all skill levels interested in learning or refining their on-the-water boat handling skills of small powerboats less than 26’. The class will consist of 35% lecture and 65% on the water practice. This course is approved by NASBLA, US Sailing/US Powerboating and California State Parks Division of Boating & Waterways. Students who successfully complete the course and the written test will receive a US Sailing/US Powerboating Basic Safe Powerboat Handling Certification and be eligible to apply for the California Boater Card – www.californiaboatercard.com.


Inshore Powerboat Cruising and Night Operation Certification

5/17/2019   -   5/18/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Orange Coast College Sailing Center
1801 W. Coast Hwy.
Newport Beach, CA 92663 USA
  Contact: OCC School of Sailing & Seamanship
  Ph:   949-645-9412
Taught aboard our Offshore 52 “Soluna” this course is for boaters with intermediate skills seeking an overnight cruising and live aboard experience, and an Inshore Powerboat Cruising Certification. The course will focus on the skills, knowledge and equipment needed to safely operate a cruising powerboat on a multiday, near coastal passage by day and night in unfamiliar waters. Course topics include boat preparation, boat handling, close quarter maneuvers, navigation, provisioning, cruise planning and float plans, docking, anchoring, windlass use, picking up a mooring and crew overboard. Your class begins on Friday afternoon with an introduction to vessel systems and equipment aboard prior to a short evening shake-down cruise. The next two days starts at 08:00 on Saturday and ends at 15:00 on Sunday. Prerequisite: US Powerboating Basic Powerboat Cruising Certification and three or more days underway on a 30’ or larger powerboat.


Basic Powerboat Operation & Cruising Certification w/California Boater Card

6/15/2019   -   6/16/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Orange Coast College Sailing Center
1801 W. Coast Hwy.
Newport Beach, CA 92663 USA
  Contact: OCC School of Sailing & Seamanship
  Ph:   949-645-9412
With coaching from a powerboat expert you will move through the skills required for certification and build confidence operating a 29-40' twinscrew powerboat in light to moderate conditions. The course includes both hands-on instruction and theory to build your seamanship knowledge and practical boat handling skills. Course topics include boat systems, engine and helm controls, docking and close quarter maneuvering, boat control in open water, anchoring, emergency procedures, VHF radio operation, charts and aids to navigation. This course is approved by NASBLA and US Powerboating. A US Powerboating Basic Powerboat Operation and Cruising Certification requires a passing grade on both the written and the practical test. Successful candidates are also eligible to apply for the California Boater Card. Course materials along with pre-course homework will be available ahead of time to allow ample time to prepare for class. Bring a lunch each day.


Safe Powerboat Handling / Start Powerboat Right

6/22/2019   -   6/23/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Capt David Fetherston
One Phillips Street
Wickford, RI 02852 USA
  Contact: Carol Beecher
  Ph:   401-295-0050
This 16-hour, 2 day class combining classroom and on the water practical experience for anyone who wants to learn how to safely operate a small motorboat and improve their boat handling skills and confidence. No previous experience is required! 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 Education Certificate. This course also includes the RI or Ma state specific test. Minimum 4 students to conduct class. No more than 4 per boat for maximum individual practice. If you don't see dates that work for you, please contact us. We are happy to try to organize a class on other dates. We look forward to helping you get out on the water!


Safe Powerboat Handling / Youth Camp

6/25/2019   -   6/26/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Capt David Fetherston
One Phillips Street
Wickford, RI 02852 USA
  Contact: Carol Beecher
  Ph:   401-295-0050
This 16-hour, 2 day class combining classroom and on the water practical experience for youth 12 -17 years old who wants to learn how to safely operate a small motorboat and improve their boat handling skills and confidence. Anyone born on or after Jan.1, 1986 is required by law to have a state boating licence. No previous experience necessary. The US Coast Guard and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) have approved this course as meeting their requirements for a State Boating Education Certificate. This course also includes the RI or Ma state specific test. Minimum 4 students to conduct class. No more than 4 per boat for maximum individual practice. If you don't see dates that work for you, please contact us. We are happy to try to organize a class on other dates. We look forward to helping you get out on the water!


Safe PowerBoat Handling / Youth Camp

7/09/2019   -   7/10/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Capt. David Fetherston
One Phillips Street
Wickford, RI 02852 USA
  Contact: Carol Beecher
  Ph:   401-295-0050
This 16-hour, 2 day class combining classroom and on the water practical experience for youth 12 -17 years old who wants to learn how to safely operate a small motorboat and improve their boat handling skills and confidence. Anyone born on or after Jan.1, 1986 is required by law to have a state boating licence. No previous experience necessary. The US Coast Guard and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) have approved this course as meeting their requirements for a State Boating Education Certificate. This course also includes the RI or Ma state specific test. Minimum 4 students to conduct class. No more than 4 per boat for maximum individual practice. If you don't see dates that work for you, please contact us. We are happy to try to organize a class on other dates. We look forward to helping you get out on the water!


Basic Powerboat Operation & Cruising Certification w/California Boater Card

7/13/2019   -   7/14/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Orange Coast College Sailing Center
1801 W. Coast Hwy.
Newport Beach, CA 92663 USA
  Contact: OCC School of Sailing & Seamanship
  Ph:   949-645-9412
With coaching from a powerboat expert you will move through the skills required for certification and build confidence operating a 29-40' twinscrew powerboat in light to moderate conditions. The course includes both hands-on instruction and theory to build your seamanship knowledge and practical boat handling skills. Course topics include boat systems, engine and helm controls, docking and close quarter maneuvering, boat control in open water, anchoring, emergency procedures, VHF radio operation, charts and aids to navigation. This course is approved by NASBLA and US Powerboating. A US Powerboating Basic Powerboat Operation and Cruising Certification requires a passing grade on both the written and the practical test. Successful candidates are also eligible to apply for the California Boater Card. Course materials along with pre-course homework will be available ahead of time to allow ample time to prepare for class. Bring a lunch each day.


Safe Powerboat Handling / Youth Camp

7/16/2019   -   7/17/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Capt. David Fetherston
One Phillips Street
Wickford, RI 02852 USA
  Contact: Carol Beecher
  Ph:   401-295-0050
This 16-hour, 2 day class combining classroom and on the water practical experience for youth 12-17 years old who wants to learn how to safely operate a small motorboat and improve their boat handling skills and confidence. Anyone born on or after Jan.1, 1986 is required by law to have a state boating licence. No previous experience necessary. The US Coast Guard and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) have approved this course as meeting their requirements for a State Boating Education Certificate. This course also includes the RI or Ma state specific test. Minimum 4 students to conduct class. No more than 4 per boat for maximum individual practice. If you don't see dates that work for you, please contact us. We are happy to try to organize a class on other dates. We look forward to helping you get out on the water!


Safe Powerboat Handling / Start Powerboat Right

7/20/2019   -   7/21/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Capt David Fetherston
One Phillips Street
Wickford, RI 02852 USA
  Contact: Carol Beecher
  Ph:   401-295-0050
This 16-hour, 2 day class combining classroom and on the water practical experience for anyone who wants to learn how to safely operate a small motorboat and improve their boat handling skills and confidence. No previous experience is required! 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 Education Certificate. This course also includes the RI or Ma state specific test. Minimum 4 students to conduct class. No more than 4 per boat for maximum individual practice. If you don't see dates that work for you, please contact us. We are happy to try to organize a class on other dates. We look forward to helping you get out on the water!


Safe Powerboat Handling / Youth Camp

7/23/2019   -   7/24/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Capt. David Fetherston
One Phillips Street
Wickford, RI 02852 USA
  Contact: Carol Beecher
  Ph:   401-295-0050
This 16-hour, 2 day class combining classroom and on the water practical experience for youth 12-17 years old who wants to learn how to safely operate a small motorboat and improve their boat handling skills and confidence. Anyone born on or after Jan.1, 1986 is required by law to have a state boating licence. No previous experience necessary. The US Coast Guard and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) have approved this course as meeting their requirements for a State Boating Education Certificate. This course also includes the RI or Ma state specific test. Minimum 4 students to conduct class. No more than 4 per boat for maximum individual practice. If you don't see dates that work for you, please contact us. We are happy to try to organize a class on other dates. We look forward to helping you get out on the water!


Safe Powerboat Handling / Youth Camp

7/30/2019   -   7/31/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Capt. David Fetherston
One Phillips Street
Wickford, RI 02852 USA
  Contact: Carol Beecher
  Ph:   401-295-0050
This 16-hour, 2 day class combining classroom and on the water practical experience for youth 12-17 years old who wants to learn how to safely operate a small motorboat and improve their boat handling skills and confidence. Anyone born on or after Jan.1, 1986 is required by law to have a state boating licence. No previous experience necessary. The US Coast Guard and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) have approved this course as meeting their requirements for a State Boating Education Certificate. This course also includes the RI or Ma state specific test. Minimum 4 students to conduct class. No more than 4 per boat for maximum individual practice. If you don't see dates that work for you, please contact us. We are happy to try to organize a class on other dates. We look forward to helping you get out on the water!


Safe Powerboat Handling / Youth Camp

8/06/2019   -   8/07/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Capt. David Fetherston
One Phillips Street
Wickford, RI 02852 USA
  Contact: Carol Beecher
  Ph:   401-295-0050
This 16-hour, 2 day class combining classroom and on the water practical experience for youth 12-17 years old who wants to learn how to safely operate a small motorboat and improve their boat handling skills and confidence. Anyone born on or after Jan.1, 1986 is required by law to have a state boating licence. No previous experience necessary. The US Coast Guard and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) have approved this course as meeting their requirements for a State Boating Education Certificate. This course also includes the RI or Ma state specific test. Minimum 4 students to conduct class. No more than 4 per boat for maximum individual practice. If you don't see dates that work for you, please contact us. We are happy to try to organize a class on other dates. We look forward to helping you get out on the water!


Safe Powerboat Handling / Youth Camp

8/13/2019   -   8/14/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Capt. David Fetherston
One Phillips Street
Wickford, RI 02852 USA
  Contact: Carol Beecher
  Ph:   401-295-0050
This 16-hour, 2 day class combining classroom and on the water practical experience for youth 12-17 years old who wants to learn how to safely operate a small motorboat and improve their boat handling skills and confidence. Anyone born on or before Jan.1, 1986 is required by law to have a state boating licence. No previous experience necessary. The US Coast Guard and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) have approved this course as meeting their requirements for a State Boating Education Certificate. This course also includes the RI or Ma state specific test. Minimum 4 students to conduct class. No more than 4 per boat for maximum individual practice. If you don't see dates that work for you, please contact us. We are happy to try to organize a class on other dates. We look forward to helping you get out on the water!


Basic Powerboat Operation & Cruising Certification w/California Boater Card

8/17/2019   -   8/18/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Orange Coast College Sailing Center
1801 W. Coast Hwy.
Newport Beach, CA 92663 USA
  Contact: OCC School of Sailing & Seamanship
  Ph:   949-645-9412
With coaching from a powerboat expert you will move through the skills required for certification and build confidence operating a 29-40' twinscrew powerboat in light to moderate conditions. The course includes both hands-on instruction and theory to build your seamanship knowledge and practical boat handling skills. Course topics include boat systems, engine and helm controls, docking and close quarter maneuvering, boat control in open water, anchoring, emergency procedures, VHF radio operation, charts and aids to navigation. This course is approved by NASBLA and US Powerboating. A US Powerboating Basic Powerboat Operation and Cruising Certification requires a passing grade on both the written and the practical test. Successful candidates are also eligible to apply for the California Boater Card. Course materials along with pre-course homework will be available ahead of time to allow ample time to prepare for class. Bring a lunch each day.


Safe Powerboat Handling / Start Powerboat Right

8/17/2019   -   8/18/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Capt David Fetherston
One Phillips Street
Wickford, RI 02852 USA
  Contact: Carol Beecher
  Ph:   401-295-0050
This 16-hour, 2 day class combining classroom and on the water practical experience for anyone who wants to learn how to safely operate a small motorboat and improve their boat handling skills and confidence. No previous experience is required! 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 Education Certificate. This course also includes the RI or Ma state specific test. Minimum 4 students to conduct class. No more than 4 per boat for maximum individual practice. If you don't see dates that work for you, please contact us. We are happy to try to organize a class on other dates. We look forward to helping you get out on the water!


Safe Powerboat Handling / Youth Camp

8/20/2019   -   8/21/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Capt. David Fetherston
One Phillips Street
Wickford, RI 02852 USA
  Contact: Carol Beecher
  Ph:   401-295-0050
This 16-hour, 2 day class combining classroom and on the water practical experience for youth 12-17 years old who wants to learn how to safely operate a small motorboat and improve their boat handling skills and confidence. Anyone born on or after Jan.1, 1986 is required by law to have a state boating licence. No previous experience necessary. The US Coast Guard and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) have approved this course as meeting their requirements for a State Boating Education Certificate. This course also includes the RI or Ma state specific test. Minimum 4 students to conduct class. No more than 4 per boat for maximum individual practice. If you don't see dates that work for you, please contact us. We are happy to try to organize a class on other dates. We look forward to helping you get out on the water!


Safe Powerboat Handling Certification & CA Boater Card

8/23/2019   -   8/30/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Orange Coast College Sailing Center
1801 W. Coast Hwy.
Newport Beach, CA 92663 USA
  Contact: OCC School of Sailing & Seamanship
  Ph:   949-645-9412
A 16-hour on-the-water safe powerboat handling course for boaters of all skill levels interested in learning or refining their on-the-water boat handling skills of small powerboats less than 26’. The class will consist of 35% lecture and 65% on the water practice. This course is approved by NASBLA, US Sailing/US Powerboating and California State Parks Division of Boating & Waterways. Students who successfully complete the course and the written test will receive a US Sailing/US Powerboating Basic Safe Powerboat Handling Certification and be eligible to apply for the California Boater Card – www.californiaboatercard.com.


Basic Powerboat Operation & Cruising Certification w/California Boater Card

10/05/2019   -   10/06/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Orange Coast College Sailing Center
1801 W. Coast Hwy.
Newport Beach, CA 92663 USA
  Contact: OCC School of Sailing & Seamanship
  Ph:   949-645-9412
With coaching from a powerboat expert you wll learn to operate a 29-40' twinscrew powerboat with confidence and safe command in light to moderate conditions. The course allows time for both hands-on instruction and theory to build seamanship knowledge and practial boat handling skills. Course topics include boat systems, engine and helm controls, docking and close quarer maneuvering, boat control in open water, anchoring, emergency procedures, VHF radio operation, charts and aids to navigation. Students who pass the written test and successfully complete the knowledge and skill requirements will receive a US Powerboating Basic Powerboat Operation and Cruising Certification. Successful completion of this course will also qualify you for the California Boater Card. www.californiaboatercard.com


Safe Powerboat Handling Certification & CA Boater Card

10/27/2019   -   11/03/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Orange Coast College Sailing Center
1801 W. Coast Hwy.
Newport Beach, CA 92663 USA
  Contact: OCC School of Sailing & Seamanship
  Ph:   949-645-9412
A 16-hour on-the-water safe powerboat handling course for boaters of all skill levels interested in learning or refining their on-the-water boat handling skills of small powerboats less than 26’. The class will consist of 35% lecture and 65% on the water practice. This course is approved by NASBLA, US Sailing/US Powerboating and California State Parks Division of Boating & Waterways. Students who successfully complete the course and the written test will receive a US Sailing/US Powerboating Basic Safe Powerboat Handling Certification and be eligible to apply for the California Boater Card – www.californiaboatercard.com.


Inshore Powerboat Cruising and Night Operation Certification

11/15/2019   -   11/17/2019     Add to your calendar
 
Orange Coast College Sailing Center
1801 W. Coast Hwy.
Newport Beach, CA 92663 USA
  Contact: OCC School of Sailing & Seamanship
  Ph:   949-645-9412
Taught aboard our Offshore 52 “Soluna” this course is for boaters with intermediate skills seeking an overnight cruising and live aboard experience, and an Inshore Powerboat Cruising Certification. The course will focus on the skills, knowledge and equipment needed to safely operate a cruising powerboat on a multiday, near coastal passage by day and night in unfamiliar waters. Course topics include boat preparation, boat handling, close quarter maneuvers, navigation, provisioning, cruise planning and float plans, docking, anchoring, windlass use, picking up a mooring and crew overboard. Your class begins on Friday afternoon with an introduction to vessel systems and equipment aboard prior to a short evening shake-down cruise. The next two days starts at 08:00 on Saturday and ends at 15:00 on Sunday. Prerequisite: US Powerboating Basic Powerboat Cruising Certification and three or more days underway on a 30’ or larger powerboat.