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  • NY Boating Education Programs


    • NY Boating Education Safety Courses

      Statewide directory of boat safety course offerings listed by county.

    • About State Boating Safety and Certification Courses - EVERY WEEK!

      Boating Safety courses are offered every week and weekend throughout the season throughout New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Instructors are licensed USCG Master Captains and deliver the best boater safety and cetification programs. Our 1-Day and 2-Evening courses are for adults and children 10yrs of age and older. Register today!

    • Adult Sailing Course

      This class is comprised of 3 days of on-the-water and classroom instruction provided by CYC members who have successfully completed the US Sailing Basic Keelboat Instructor Certification Course.

    • Advanced Navigation

      This course teaches advanced navigation.

    • Animated Online Boater Certification Course - BoaterExam.com

      BoaterExam.com, the leading provider of online boater education courses designed to prepare students to obtain their boating license or boater education certificate - has developed the following free mini-course with series of narrated animations to illustrate inland navigation rules. You will benefit from the latest information on the following topics: Navigation Rules, Aids to Navigation, Sound Signalling Equipment, Actions for Operation in Darkness, and Visual Distress Signals.

    • Boating Education

      The course is designed as a comprehensive boating course, teaching the fundamentals of safe boating operation.

    • cnyboating.com

      Our membership offer quality instruction on a one on one basis. Look for a dealer close to you and give them a call. Thats all you have to do.

    • Empire Boating Safety

      Interested in obtaining your New York State Boating Safety Certificate? Upon completion of our 8-hour course, you will be issued your permanent certificate, sponsored by the New York State Parks Department. At Empire Boating Safety, our primary goal is to provide superior training and education to enhance your boating experience. Whether you are a novice boater interested in pursuing an aquatic adventure or a more experienced boater looking to refresh his/her skills; our curriculum encompasses material suitable for all audiences. Note: Our course satisfies the requirement to operate jetskis and boats for New York state residents. Please visit us on the web or email us with any questions.

    • Empire Boating Safety, Inc.

      Interested in obtaining your New York State Boating Safety Certificate? Upon completion of our 8-hour course, you will be issued your permanent certificate, sponsored by the New York State Parks Department. At Empire Boating Safety, our primary goal is to provide superior training and education to enhance your boating experience. Whether you are a novice boater interested in pursuing an aquatic adventure or a more experienced boater looking to refresh his/her skills; our curriculum encompasses material suitable for all audiences. Note: Our course satisfies the requirement to operate jetskis and boats for New York state residents. Please visit us on the web or email us with any questions.

    • Hands-On Training Package

      We train on your boat at your dock in your waterway with your equipment.

    • Junior Sailing Academy

      The Academy's goal is to turn novices into skillful, confident, safety-conscious sailors.

    • Learn From The Dolphins

      This course covers all aspects of safe boating and Personal Watercraft.

    • Personal Kayak Training

      Are you seeking the steady, rapid growth of your paddling skills? PKT offers you a flexible, one on one coaching service that will be customized to your individual paddling time and needs.

    • Safe Boating America

      Take a Boating Course! GET YOUR BOATING CERTIFICATION (aka boating license jetski license) IN ONE DAY OR TWO EVENINGS! Choose from classes in Nassau and Suffolk Long Island, Manhattan NYC, Queens Staten Island, Brooklyn, Stamford, Hartford Connecticut, New Jersey and Massachusetts. Also in Freeport, Huntington, Oyster Bay, Manhasset, Port Washington, Islip, Port Jefferson, Stamford, Valley Stream, Westhampton and Babylon, among other locations- or have a private class in the privacy of your own home.Our courses cover EVERYTHING YOU NEED to get on the water by Power Boat, Sail and PWC/Jetski including Navigation, Rules of the Road, Personal Watercraft, Safe Operation, Emergencies- among many other things you need to know by law and for the safety of your vessel, your passengers and your own personal safety. Get your State Boating License. You'll receive a waterproof plastic card from the State of New York, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts and New Jersey upon successful completion of this course. You will leave this class with your boating certificate (a/k/a License) in-hand! Our classes are taught by USCG LICENSED MASTER Captains and Certified State Instructors with years of teaching experience. Course completion cards are engraved plastic, are waterproof, issued by the State and can be replaced if lost at any time- GOOD FOR LIFE! Leave the class with your certification in hand! Call (516) 216-4410 or register online NOW at http://www.safeboatingamerica.com.

    • USCG Aux Flotilla 12-01

      Course Location: Thai Rock - Restaurant 375 Beach 92nd Street Rockaway Beach, NY 11693 May 12, 2012 Runs One Day, 9AM - 5:00PM To Register go to: http://a0141201.uscgaux.info/nysbc.html This course meets the NYS and US Coast Guard requirements for PWC Operation, Adult and Youth Boating Certification. Upon successful completion, you will have met the requirements and can operate a PWC/Jetski or as a youth boater operate a vessel without Adult Supervision . You will receive a certificate upon successful completion of this course- certificate received same day as class. The certificate you earn for completing this class allows ANYONE over the age of 14 to operate a PWC/Jet Ski in NY waters. It also allows anyone between 10 and 18 to operate a boat in NY without being accompanied by an adult; it also allows anyone over 10 to operate a boat in NJ waters (required for ALL boaters regardless of age). The course is designed as a comprehensive boating course, teaching the fundamentals of safe boating operation. Taught by State Certified Instructors with materials approved by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators. NYS requires classroom instruction, and this class includes the following topics: Accidents & Emergencies Boat Operation Boating Related Activities Boats & Motors Equipment Fueling & Ventilation Marine Environment Navigation Numbering & Registration Personal Watercraft Rules of the Road Safe Loading & Powering Upon successful completion of the course a temporary certification, valid for 90 days, will be issued- adults 18 yrs of age or older will be required to mail a $10 fee to the State of New York so that their permanent Certification card can be issued within this 90 day period. For children between 10-17 yrs of age, the $10 NYS fee is waived. To Register for a Boating Safety/PWC Certification Visit http://a0141201.uscgaux.info/nysbc.html or CALL (917) 952-7014 Email: 12-01@verizon.net RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE AND CARD THE SAME DAY LEARN FROM THE EXPERTS.

    • USCG Auxiliary Safe Boating Course

      The USCG Auxiliary of Islip, NY. will be teaching "ABOUT BOATING SAFELY" This 8 hour course is given over 3 nights. It is presented and instructed by the volunteers of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary, Our instructors are qualified by the USCG Aux. and represent thousands of hours of on water experience. Current classes in the Islip, South Shore Area are; in March (3,13,20), April(4,17&5/1) and a one full day session May 12. Course cirriculum includes, Choosing the right boat, boating laws, safety equipment, navigation rules of the road, bouys and markers, safe boat handling (docking and manuvering) Jet Skis (PWC's) regulations and safe operation. fishing, water skiing, Float plans, VHF radio communication... It is required in the state of New York for anyone operating a PWC (jet ski) to have completed a approved Boating Safety Class. As well anyone from 10 yrs to 18 yrs of age may operate a boat with adult supervision only if they have completed a safe boating course. If you have never taken a safe boating class or if it has been 10 years since you last did, treat yourself to 8 hours that could well save your and your loved ones lives. Make your time on the water safe and enjoyable. Answer: Your vessel is the "STAND ON" vessel, you should sound a warning and maintain your course and speed.

    • Youth Sailing Program

      The program’s focus is on children between the ages of 10 and 16 who are interested in learning or improving their sailing skills.