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Boating Safety Course, Maine Inland Fisheries & Wildlife

April 16, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Boating Safety Course, Maine Inland Fisheries & Wildlife / Portland Yacht Services

In-person Boating Safety Course

Includes Boating Certification approved by NASBLA and Maine IF&W

One-day class that introduces recreational boating topics in a classroom setting and uses small vessels ashore as teaching aids. Topics are relevant to inland and tidal waters. Attending the entire class and passing a multiple-choice test required for certification.

Topics include proper operation & safety, types of boats, rules of the road, buoys, nautical charts, trailering, Maine boating laws, jet skiing, water skiing, life jackets, invasive species, cold water safety, drowning recognition, emergencies (man overboard, fire, injuries, etc.) and more.

Successful completion of the class and multiple-choice quiz earns you a NASBLA certification. Certification is lifetime and recognized nationwide and Canada. Enrollment required by phone prior to class day.

If a student is unable/cannot afford to pay for the class, they will not be prevented from attending.

For more information: Tom Russell – (207) 774-1067 ext. 7, or marina@portlandyacht.com

Contact Portland Yacht Services 207-774-1067 for payment. Payment due before class day.

Additional Dates & Locations

This course is also offered in Winthrop, Smithfield, and Acton. For more information, visit Boating Safety, additional dates & locations.



April 16, 2022
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Portland Yacht Services
100 West Commercial St
Portland, ME 04102 United States
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