Powerboats >> US Powerboating Small Powerboat Certification
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Learn to safely operate a small powerboat, improve your boat handling skills and take the test for the California Boater Card. This class is a mix of on the-water hands-on training and classroom presentations. Topics includes boat preparation, outboard engine maintenance, safety checks, docking, maneuvering at low and high speed, anchoring, crew overboard, right of way rules, navigation, radio operation and much more. All students will practice in powerboats provided by The School. This course is approved by the US Coast Guard, NASBLA and the State of California and upon successful completion of the course participants will receive a US Powerboating Safe Powerboat Handling certification and be ready to apply for their California Boater Card.