NY State Boating Safety & Personal Watercraft Certification Course

24mar9:00 am5:00 pmNY State Boating Safety & Personal Watercraft Certification Course

Event Details

The Croton Yacht Club, located at 6 Elliott Way in Croton-on-Hudson, will be hosting a New York State Boating Safety & Personal Watercraft Certification Course on Sunday, March 24th, from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. The course is being offered by the New York Boating Safety Organization, and the fee is $75.00 per student. Pre-registration is suggested by visiting https://nyboatingsafety.com/product/new-york-state-safe-boater-jet-ski-certi

Under a recent law known as Brianna’s Law, all motorboat operators:
• born on or after Jan. 1, 1988, will need a boating safety certificate beginning in 2022
• born on or after Jan. 1, 1983, will need a boating safety certificate beginning in 2023
• born on or after Jan. 1, 1978, will need a boating safety certificate beginning in 2024
• All motorboat operators, regardless of age, will need a boating safety certificate beginning in 2025
• You must hold a safety certificate if you operate a personal watercraft (PWC) and are at least 14 years of age. Anyone may operate a personal watercraft if someone at least 18 is on the craft and holds a safety certificate.

The required boating safety certificate must always be carried while operating the boat or personal watercraft (PWC). An approved course in boater education includes at least 8-hours of classroom training and a proctored exam. Students must be at least ten years old to take the course.
Other boater education course options are also available online.

To register, click the Learn More link below

Time

March 24, 2024 9:00 am - 5:00 pm(GMT-04:00)

Location

Croton Yacht Club

6 Elliott Way

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