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Recreational Boating Course starting April 25th

Recreational boating safety course offered in Port Huron this spring.

Six-week class begins April 25 and runs through May 30, 2019

The Port Huron Power Squadron is offering a basic boating safety course in Port Huron this spring. The six-week course, is designed to familiarize recreational boat operators with the fundamentals of safe boating.

The course includes an introduction to Michigan boating laws, boat safety equipment and safe boating practices. It provides operator certification for Personal Water Craft (PWC). Participants also qualify for certification in Michigan, the surrounding Great Lakes and connecting water ways as well as in most other states that require boating education before operating a watercraft.

Classes will run from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. April 25 and May 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30. The cost is $45 per registrant, with additional family members invited to participate for $5 each. Participants must pass a test at the end of the course. Certificates will be awarded upon successful completion, which may also reduce boating insurance rates.

Sign up and payment for the course will take place at 6:30 p.m. April 25th at the Port Huron PowerSquadron’s headquarters, located at 619 River St. in Port Huron.

Pre-registration for the upcoming boating course is required. For more information and to pre- register call (810) 984-3298 or email rrmattson@hotmail.com.

We are a unit of United States Power Squadrons, a nonprofit boating organization with 30,000 members in nearly 400 squadrons nationwide that promotes boating education, safety and fellowship.

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