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      Accelerated Safe Powerboat Handling-2022
      Registration for this season is now closed.

      2023 DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON
      Do you already have your State Boating Certificate and want hands-on instruction, and lots of on-the-water time? Taught by experienced and certified instructors, this 1-day course emphasizes hands-on demonstrations, lessons and on-the-water drills. Suitable for all skill levels, this is a hands-on driving course with minimal classroom time for those with prior theoretical and classroom knowledge. Click above for more info.

      Price:

      $275.00

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      US Powerboating Powerboat Instructor Course-Fall 2022
      CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELLED

      November 4 - November 6, 2022
      Become a US Powerboating Safe Powerboat Handling Instructor! In this 3-day course for advanced powerboat operators who will operate boats 26 feet and under, instructor candidates will learn the fundamentals of on-the-water instruction. Click above for more info.
      2023 DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON

      Price:

      $350.00

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      USCG Limited Master (Launch Tender)-2022
      Registration for this season is now closed.

      2023 DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON
      This 2-day, hands-on course is designed for anyone who wants to work as a launch driver at marinas, yacht clubs, waterfront centers and camps. As part of this course you will earn a certificate in lieu of an exam at the US Coast Guard so that you may apply for a US Coast Guard License for Limited Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessels or Master of Self Propelled Vessels engaged in launch tender service upon inland waters. Click above for more info.

      Price:

      $400.00

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      Safe Powerboat Handling-2022
      Registration for this season is now closed.

      2023 DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON
      Are you serious about learning how to operate a boat safely & building your on-the-water boat handling skills? Taught by experienced and certified instructors, this 2-day course is the most comprehensive safe boating course available, combining theoretical classroom knowledge with hands-on demonstrations, lessons and on-the-water drills. Click above for more info.

      Price:

      $350.00

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      Launch Tender Application Prep: Free Online Info/Q&A Session
      If you would like to view the video of this session, email waterfront@sunymaritime.edu.

      Wed. March 9th, 7:00-8:00pm
      Are you planning on seeking your Launch Tender license? Do you have questions about the process? Join us for an informative and informal online Q&A session.

      Price:

      $0.00

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      NY State Boating Safety Certificate-2022
      To join our mailing list to receive updates on future classes, contact waterfront@sunymaritime.edu.

      2023 DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON
      Wed. Jan. 19 & Thur. Jan. 20, 2022
      6 pm - 10 pm

      Two 4-hour classroom sessions providing strong foundational knowledge for safe boating. Taught by experienced and certified instructors, this course focuses on information that will keep you safe and legally compliant on the water. Click link above for more info.

      Price:

      $75.00

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      Boat Handling Practice Day-2022
      To join our mailing list to receive updates on future classes, contact waterfront@sunymaritime.edu.

      2023 DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON
      This class occurred on June 19, 2022.

      Looking to continue your on-the-water training or need a little practice? Join us for this unique clinic. Instructors will run drills in the 17-foot center console Boston Whalers with a small group of students. This is a hands-on, on-the-water class with lots of drive time.

      Price:

      $225.00