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Boating Safety Course & Exam

To register in one of our courses, send an email with your name(s), address(es), phone number(s) and the course number/date to: f.federico@att.net 

You will receive a confirming email with course location, student fee/payment method and what to bring to the course.

At the completion of this course and successfully passing the exam, students will be eligible to receive the NJ Boating Safety Certificate (BSC).

A temporary NJ BSC will be issued at the completion of the course.  The permanent NJ BSC will be mailed to the student a few weeks later.

Students must be at least 13 years old and show a school ID or some form of ID at check in, preferably a driver’s license for adults.

Boating Safety First is a Morris County based service provider dedicated to conducting boating safety courses for the recreational boating public in the Lake Hopatcong and Lake Mohawk area.  Our course is approved by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) and the New Jersey State Police Marine Services Bureau (MSB).

This course is approved by NASBLA and the New Jersey State Police MSB and provides the necessary education for a receational boater to obtain the mandatory New Jersey Boating Safety Certificate (NJ BSC) to legally operate a power boat or Personal Watercraft on New Jersey inland waters.  Boat New Jersey is an 8 hour course, including the final exam.

Boat New Jersey consists of six lessons ; Know Your Boat, Before You Get Underway, Operating Your Boat Safely, Legal Requirements of Boating, Boating Emergencies and Enjoying Water Sports.  Each lesson is followed by review questions to reinforce the course information presented and enhance the students learning experience. 

All of our courses are conducted by highly experienced Boat Instructors, who have undergone extensive training to become New Jersey State qualified instructors.   All of our Instructors are New Jersey State Police certified Boat Instructors.

Event Properties

Event Date 02-22-2020
Individual Price $75.00
Location Shore Hills Country Club