Northshore Harbormasters Association News

Boating Safety Class

The Massachusetts Environmental Police and the Gloucester Harbormaster will offer a Boat Massachusetts boating basics course March 25-27 and April 1-2, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Gloucester High School, 32 Leslie O. Johnson Road.

Participants must attend all dates. Registration is required; call 978-282-3012.

The course is offered to the public at no charge. Students must be at least 12 years of age. Those ages 12-15 who successfully complete the course will be issued a Safety Certificate allowing them to operate a motorboat without adult supervision, as required by state law. The course will also satisfy the state requirements for personal watercraft users who are 16 or 17. All graduates will be issued a Safety Certificate. Visit http://www.mass.gov/ole 

Posted on February 26th, 2013 by Administrator in Gloucester