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Power Squadron to offer TWRA Safe Boating Class April 19, 21

Contributed TWRA • Apr 13, 2016 at 11:18 PM

Due to popular demand, the Johnson City Sail and Power Squadron announced today that they will be offering TWRA’S Tennessee Safe Boating Course on Tues. April 19 and Thurs. April 21 at Northeast State Community College. Class hours each day are 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The class is free and includes your book, instruction and test administration. There will be a $10 charge to purchase the TWRA Boating Safety Exam permit. Pre-registration is not required, but is suggested due to limited seating.

Individuals who pass the test will be issued TWRA’s Boating Safety Education Certificate which is required by the State of Tennessee of all boat and personal watercraft operators born after Jan 1, 1989. 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 or to register, Contact: Clarke Lucas at (423) 538-4643 or email [email protected]

The JC Sail and Power Squadron is an area wide boating organization that promotes boater safety and the enjoyment of boating. Visit TriCitiesBoating.org to learn how the Squadron can help you and your family safely enjoy your boating experience.

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