Boating Safety Awareness

Boating Safety Awareness is a one day, land based training program that introduces key planning and preparation elements for small boat operations.  This program does not include on-the-water training and therefore does not meet due diligence standards for persons required to handle boats on either still or moving water.

Course Content includes:

  • Task Hazard Analysis (THA) for boat operations
  • Basic boating terminology
  • Introduction to marine charts
  • Required emergency equipment and PPE
  • Required licensing & regulations
  • Basic watercraft right of ways
  • Pre-launch inspections
  • Basic engine maintenance
  • Basic knots and lashings


Course Duration – 1 day