Safe Powerboating for Women

"Boating Driver's License"

Cost: $750

Start Time: 8:00 am
Duration: 2 days

Prerequisites: None. No experience necessary!
Recommended Age: 10 – Adult
Class Time : 8am-5pm

This US Powerboating Certified Women-Only course is taught by two female captains and is designed to empower women by familiarizing them with concepts and techniques relating to on-water boat handling skills.

You will earn your NASBLA, DNR & US Powerboating Certificates, which gives you the equivalent of a Boating License, making you eligible to rent & operate boats in all 50 States.

Our 2 day, 16-hour curriculum is taught first in a classroom, and then On a Boat, so you can confidently take your boat out by yourself, or with your family and friends.

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

3 Certifications Earned:

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

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-the-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

(843) 971-0700


Based in South Carolina

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