PFDs Save Lives! Find a Boating Class near you

In 2012, 71% of all fatal boating accident victims drowned. 85% were not wearing a life jacket. Learn how to select and wear a PFD to protect you and your family by taking a boating safety class.

It's designed for boaters using all types of watercraft (including PWC).The course material covers:

  •  Boating: General information about boats and personal watercraft, and their maintenance.
  •  Boating Safety: How to make your boating safer and more comfortable (including PFD selection and wear).
  •  Boating Law and Regulation: Laws and regulations that you must follow

Meets All New York State Regulations

The course content has been developed in conjunction with state boating safety agencies responsible for boater education, is approved by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA), and is recognized by the U.S. Coast Guard.

You will receive:

After passing the proctored exam you will receive a United States Power Squadron Boating Safety Certificate Recognized by the US Coast Guard and New York State