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  1. Safe Powerboat Handling

    Course Description. This 16-hour hands-on, on-the-water course is for anyone who wants to learn how to safely operate a small motorboat and improve their boathandling skills. 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 ...

  2. US Powerboating

    US Powerboating offers the nation's best and most comprehensive hands-on boating courses. Whether you're looking for your first experience at the helm or aiming to improve your skills, we can help. As the National leader in on-the-water powerboat training and education our goal is to empower students with the skills and confidence they need ...

  3. US Powerboating

    US Powerboating is an affiliate of US Sailing, the National Governing Body for the Sport of Sailing in the United States. Who We Are ... Upon graduation, instructors will be eligible to teach Safe Powerboat Handling courses. BECOME AN INSTRUCTOR The Resource Center is intended to provide Training Centers, Instructors, and boaters of all types ...

  4. Accelerated Safe Powerboat Handling

    Course Description. This 8-12 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 boathandling skills. Students will be expected to study the course materials at home to challenge and pass a written exam covering equipment ...

  5. Powerboat Instructor Programs

    Please note that successful completion of the corresponding student level course is a prerequisite for all US Powerboating Instructor level courses. Safe Powerboat Handling Instructor. An intensive 3-day course for advanced powerboat operators who will operate boats 26 feet and under, instructor candidates will learn the fundamentals of on-the ...

  6. Safe Powerboat Handling Instructor

    ***If the Accelerated Safe Powerboat Handling course is taken candidates must also have a current NASBLA Safe Boating Certification, current USCG full, limited Master's, or OUPV license. Meet the minimum age. All candidates must have reached their 18th birthday within the calendar year that the course is being held in. Current US Sailing ...

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    US Powerboat Training offers the nation's best and most comprehensive hands-on powerboat courses. Whether you're looking for your first experience at the helm or aiming to improve your skills, we can help. As the National leader in on-the-water powerboat training and education, our goal is to empower students with the skills and confidence ...

  8. Safe Powerboat Training

    These national and state approvals call for the course to include a total of six to eight hours of classroom sessions covering required education topics. US Sailing Membership is not required to participate in a Safe Powerboat Handling course. Single Engine Course - $1,095 per person plus fuel. Twin Engine Course - $1,295 per person plus fuel.

  9. PDF SAFE POWERBOAT HANDLING COURSE

    5. Briefly cover extra precautions to take when storms are forecast. Doubling docklines and extra fenders; adequate chafing gear; boat positioned with bow toward forecasted wind, if possible. Severe conditions: haul out of water with boat securely tied to trailer and positioned in sheltered area. Lesson:

  10. Safe Powerboat Handing Course

    The Safe Powerboat Handling course covers all the required education topics for you to operate safely and confidently on a small motorboat to 25′. ... US Sailing/US Powerboating Safe Powerboat Handling Certificate (NASBLA Approved) You're ready to take the California Boaters Card Test; Continue Exploring. Yachts.

  11. Advantages of US Powerboating's Safe Powerboat Handling Courses

    By Rob Crafa and Lynn Lynch There are so many benefits for hosting and taking US Powerboating's Safe Powerboat Handling Course. Find out how this course can improve the quality of your club's programming: Hands-on, on-the-water-, practical application of all skills Professional textbook & online / digital teaching aids Boaters with no experience quickly gain confidence […]

  12. Instructor Courses

    The course is offered as a one-and-one course. This course is typically preceded by a one-day student level MSBH course to help potential candidates meet the prerequisite. This course is taught by US Powerboating Mark Boat Handling Instructor Trainers. Total Course Time: 3 hours* *US Sailing is still in the process of finalizing the Instructor ...

  13. Course Calendars

    US Sailing offers a variety of courses at both the student and instructor level. To view dates and locations and register for an Instructor or Counselor course please find the desired course on the appropriate calendar as listed below. ... ***Attendance at this course requires completion of a Safe Powerboat Handling student level course first ...

  14. Safe Powerboat Handling Instructor

    Safe Powerboat Handling Instructor Course Length. This is a 3-day, 24-hour course. Attendance at all course sessions is mandatory. ... For and in consideration of the undersigned's participation in any US Sailing instructor course ("Event" or "Events"), sponsored by US Sailing (the "Organization"), hosted by various Host Clubs ...

  15. Safe Powerboat Handling

    Safe Power Boat Handling Certification. This 2-day US Powerboating course is NASBLA and USCG approved. It includes a combination of on-the-water and classroom instruction. You will work alongside other students (or schedule a private course) to learn boat handling maneuvers, safety procedures, and boating laws.

  16. Safety & Rescue Boat Handling

    Course Description. This 8-hour hands-on, on-the-water course is for anyone who will be using powerboats to perform safety and rescue functions. It is designed for regatta personnel, marine patrols, police and fire rescue personnel, park rangers, and on-the-water sailing instructors and coaches. US Sailing Membership is not required to ...

  17. US Powerboating Training Boating Education Drivers License Course

    You will earn your NASBLA, DNR & US Powerboating Certificates in this US Powerboating course. These three licenses give you the equivalent of a Boating License, which makes you eligible to rent & operate boats in all 50 States. This course is for anyone who wants to learn how to safely operate a 25' or less powerboat and improve their boat ...

  18. US Powerboating Courses

    Environmental regulations. Instructor: US POWERBOATING Certified Instructor. Age: 12-adult. Group Size: 4 - 8. Time: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm. Certifications Earned: Safe Powerboat Handling certificate. Fee: $400/per person ($450/per person if less than two weeks before course), includes all books, safety equipment and on-the-water instruction.

  19. Safety & Rescue Boat Handling

    Safety & Rescue Boat Handling Course Description This 8-hour hands-on, on-the-water course is for anyone who will be using powerboats to perform safety and rescue functions. It is designed for regatta personnel, marine patrols, police and fire rescue personnel, park rangers, and on-the-water sailing instructors and coaches. US Sailing Membership is not required to participate in a

  20. Powerboat Training

    This course includes classroom and on-water practice drills to complete US Powerboating Safe Boating certification Education certificate. Suggested Age: 12 and up. (may be affected by state minimum age)Certification(s) Earned: Safe Powerboat Handling certificate. Cost: $350 EYC member, $400 Non EYC members. US Sailing Course materials are provided.

  21. Safe Powerboat Handling w/ Digital Textbook

    Package 1D - Safe Powerboat Handling w/ Digital Textbook. Article number: 31020D. $49.95. Excl. tax. This package contains a digital version of the book. It can be accessed online within two business days through the link provided or offline via mobile app.

  22. SUNY Maritime College Marketplace

    After School Safe Powerboat Handling. 2024 schedule to be announced. Mondays, Sept. 18 - Oct. 23, 4:00 - 6:30 PM. Learn how to drive a powerboat… after school! Get your US Powerboating Safe Powerboat Handling Certification while getting out on the water to learn how to operate a powerboat safely! Price: $350.00. Quantity:

  23. Us Sailing Opens Nominations for 2024 Rolex Yachtsman and Yachtswoman

    Established in 1961 by US Sailing and in partnership with Rolex since 1980, US Sailing's Rolex Yachtsman and Yachtswoman of the Year award recognizes the individual male and female American sailors who have demonstrated on-the-water excellence at international and national events, bringing global recognition to sailing in the United States.

  24. Women powerboat instructors in the Midlands gear up for summer season

    The aim is to now host further Women on Water days and continue the powerboat programme to get a new group course-ready to qualify for the 2025 season. Registration is open for two RYA Midlands upskilling days this autumn for aspiring female powerboat instructors: Saturday 12th September at Draycote Water Sailing Club

  25. Safe Powerboating Handling-Package 1

    Package 1 - Safe Powerboating Handling Package. Article number: 31020. $49.95. Excl. tax. New Start Powerboating Right textbook available NOW! Fifth Edition (March 2024) This package certifies one person in Safe Powerboat Handling with a NASBLA Certification. 0.