Event Name: America's Boating Course
Squadron: Richmond Sail & Power Squadron
Location: Beulah Rec Cntr - Chesterfield County
6901 Hopkins RoadNorth ChesterfieldVA23234
Start Date & Time: 2024-03-02 09:00:00
End Date & Time: 2024-03-16 01:00:00
Event Description: America's Boating Course meets the Virginia boating education requirement. The course is approved by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) and meets the boating education requirements in most states. It is the basic course required of all who want to operate a motorboat (over 10 hp) or jet ski (PWC) in Virginia. PWC operators must be 14 or more years of age. ,This will be a 10-hour course taught over two Saturdays, concluding with a test in order to get your Virginia Boater Education Certificate. The class is taught by Certified Instructors of the Richmond Sail and Power Squadron - America's Boating Club of Richmond. ,The course includes an introduction to boating, boating laws, boat safety equipment, safe boating practices, navigation, potential boating problems, trailering, storing and protecting your boat, hunting and fishing, water-skiing and river boating. This course is more comprehensive than the free Boat/Virginia Course. ,Details: ,• Beulah Recreation Center, 6901 Hopkins Road, North Chesterfield, VA 23234 ,• $20 Fee to cover materials. ,• Minimum age 12 years ,• Pre-registration required: google “america’s boating course chesterfield county va”
EXCOM Member Point of Contact: James P. Zeigler, SN-CN
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