Safe Powerboating for Women

"Boating Driver's License"

Cost: $750

Start Time: 8:00 am
Duration: 2 days

This US Powerboating Certified Women-Only course is taught by two female captains. The course is designed to empower women by familiarizing them with concepts and techniques relating to on-water boat handling skills.  With this knowledge, you can confidently take the boat out by yourself, or with your family and friends.

Do you love saving money?
This course also qualifies for reduced boat insurance premiums with several carriers

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

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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
Docking
Leaving & returning to a slip
Close-quarters maneuvers

On-The Water (Deck Hand)

Anchoring
Steering a range
Proceeding to a destination
Person in Water rescue

Final Exam Skill

(843) 971-0700

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Based in South Carolina

info@saferboater.org

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