Safer Powerboating Course

"Boating Driver's License

Private Group Outtings

Private Group

Start Time: 8:00 am
Duration: 2 days

  • Prerequisites: None. No experience necessary!
  • Recommended Age: 10 - Adult

3 Certifications Earned:

  1. US Powerboating Safe Powerboat Handling Certificate
  2. NASBLA Approved Boaters Education Course
  3. SCDNR - State Boating Education Card

Schedule a Private US Powerboating Certification Course for your group on your boat, or ours.

In this US Powerboating certified course you will earn your NASBLA, DNR & US Powerboating Certificates. (Topics Listed Below)

These 3 licenses give you the equivalent of a Boating License, which makes you eligible to rent & operate boats in all 50 States.

Normally this 16 hours, 2-Day Course takes place On a Boat & in a classroom, but it can be accelerated to keep pace with the learning style of your group, so it can be done in less time.

Did you know?  Mention this course to your insurance company to reduce your boat insurance premiums.

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All classes are 16 hours and include:

Classroom Sessions

Starting and Safety
Safety, preparation & weather
Maneuvering concepts

Boating Equipment
Registration & capacities
Equipment requirements
Preparation & fueling procedures

Navigation and Rules of Driving
Navigation rules of the road
Aids to Navigation and Environmental Regs
Aids to navigation
Environment regulations

Exam Review Session
Review for the Final Exam (separate session)

On-Water Boat Lessons

On-The Water (Deck Hand)
Engine & electrical systems
Starting procedures
Leaving & returning to a slip
Close-quarters maneuvers

On-The Water (Deck Hand)
Steering a range
Proceeding to a destination
Person in Water rescue

Final Exam Skill
Certified Drivers License, Certified in all states! Earn your boat insurance savings by joining boat lessons.

(843) 971-0700


Based in South Carolina