Intro to Boating

Class details:

Available Sessions* Location Instructor
Thursday, February 13, 10:30 am Pier 1 BoatU.S.
Friday, February 14, 10:30 am Pier 1 BoatU.S.
Saturday, February 15, 10:30 am Pier 1 BoatU.S.
Sunday, February 16, 10:30 am Pier 1 BoatU.S.
Monday, February 17, 10:30 am Pier 1 BoatU.S.

*Note: Please reference registration page for all dates/times that are still available.

Class description:

Want to learn the basics of powerboating or brush up on your skills? Intro to Boating covers shifting and steering, basic docking, open-water handling and basic navigation.

The BoatUS Foundation is offering two courses that will focus on introductory boat-handling techniques.

No experience necessary!

  • 3 hours on-water
  • 3-4 students per boat


  • Centering the wheel
  • Shifting gears and throttle control
  • Preparing the boat for departure
  • Steering straight at idle speed
  • Station Holding

Admission into Boat Show is included with course purchase.

About BoatU.S.

Sponsored by BoatU.S Foundation and Freedom Boat Club

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