The Tri-Cities City Boating Club announced today the offering of TWRA’s Safe Boating Course March 20 and 22, 2018. This course, and the associated permit received after passing the course, is required for all boat operators in Tennessee born after Jan 1, 1989.
The course will be taught by qualified members of the Tri-Cities Boating Club at NE State Community College, Blountville, 5:30 to 8:00pm on both evenings in room L-106. The exam will be administered on Thurs the 22nd after completion and final review of the course material.
Cost is $10.00 and includes your book, instruction and test administration. Pre-registration is not required, but is strongly encouraged due to limited seating. Web search on TWRA East Tennessee Testing Locations, Passcode NES.
In order to take the exam and get your TN Boat Operator Permit, you must purchase ahead of time, and bring with you, TWRA’s Type 600 Boating Safety Exam Permit. These can be purchased for $10 at any TWRA hunting/fishing license vendor (for example, Walmart.)
The Tennessee Safe Boating Course covers: Your Boat, Getting Underway, Operating Your Boat Safely, Legal Requirements of Boating, Boating Emergencies – What To Do, Enjoying Water Sports With Your Boat. Contents are approved by TWRA, NASBLA and recognized by the U.S. Coast Guard. Test Review will precede administration of test.
For more information on this TWRA course, contact : Clarke Lucas at (423) 538-4643 or Rich Moakler at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Tri-Cities Boating Club is the premier boating organization in our region promoting boating education and safety, community service, and fellowship. It is a unit of the United States Power Squadron, “America’s Boating Club”, a national boating educational organization dedicated to making boating safer and more enjoyable for the boating community. For further information, visit tricitiesboating.org.