USPS® Boating Course®
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Boating Course® is a basic course for sail and power boaters, and personal watercraft operators. It is approved by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators and recognized by New York State and the U. S. Coast Guard as acceptable to the National Recreational Boating Safety Program. It meets the requirements of all states that have mandatory safe boating education laws.
The course is presented by the Susquenango Power Squadron, a local not for profit boating organization.
Boating Course® is an eight-hour course, given in five sessions on Monday evenings from 7:00 to 9:00 PM
At the end of the last class, there will be multiple choice test on the covered material. There is no charge for the instruction. The only expense to you is the cost of materials. Upon successful completion of the test, a certificate and card are presented.
course is offered several times during the year at Johnson City High School. The
course is open to anyone 10 years of age or older. Young students must be
accompanied by an adult.
For more information and to pre-register, call 607 669-4482 or pre-register below.
The topics covered in the sessions are:
USPS believes that the more educated a boater becomes, the more likely that boater will be a safe boater. Boating Course® is the beginning of a boating education. Chart Smart® is available for those who would like to learn a little about piloting. USPS encourages students to follow this brief and basic course with additional boating education such as the courses offered to members of the United States Power Squadrons. Your instructor can also give you information about these advanced courses.
Susquenango Power Squadron invites you to take the upcoming Boating Course® .
Register online below for each person or print the registration form.
You must also call 607-669-4482 or complete the online registration for each person to pre-register and to save a seat in the class.
Online Registration (recommended)
Important Note: To receive a registration conformation, please include a current email address.
A registration form is available for your convenience if you do not wish to register now. Print the form(s) (one for each person) and bring it to the first class.
Registration Form (use only if you cannot register online)
We respect your privacy. This information and email address will not be used for any purpose other than for your Safety Certificate and to contact you about this class only.
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