Are you interested in learning about proper powerboat safety equipment, safe boat operation and a host of other safe boating procedures? Then the NYS Boating Safety Certificate course is for you! This primarily classroom course integrates practical application of all skills using dockside demonstrations and other hands-on methods. This course is approved by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) and meets the New York State boating safety education requirements. Many insurance companies even offer discounts to boat owners who have participated in this type of boating safety course!
The Course Covers:
*Safety, Preparation & Weather* *Boats, Motors and Nautical Terminology* *Registration & Capacities* *Equipment Requirements* *Fueling and Ventilation Procedures* *Navigation* *Rules of the Road* *Environmental Protection*
Just steps from the classroom or the dorm room in the heart of campus, SUNY Maritime College's waterfront provides endless opportunities to enrich the college experience academically and recreationally. On any given day you will find students practicing in a lifeboat, preparing for their captain’s license on the nation’s best equipped training ship, rowing or sailing during team practice, having some fun in a kayak or just messing about with boats on shore. SUNY Maritime College’s more than 140 years of experience has shown that time on the water is the best classroom for Developing Leaders Producing Champions.
In support of the Waterfront's mission we are excited to share our prime waterfront location, outstanding facilities, dedicated staff, and maritime education experience to offer:
Waterfront Community Programs
Three reasons why a boat donation makes good sense:
Save time, expense and aggravation
Take the first step to determine if donating your boat is a good fit for you and SUNY Maritime College, click here to find out more.
Boats for Sale
For more information about boats and equipment for sale please click here.