Course Outline

You’ve completed the material of Unit 1 of the online boating safety course!

You should now:

  • Be able to identify the basic parts of a boat, PWC, and sailboat.
  • Be able to identify the different types of hulls and their performance characteristics.
  • Be able to identify the different kinds of engines and drives commonly found in recreational boats and their uses.
  • Be able to locate and understand a boat’s capacity plate.
  • Know how to file a proper float plan.
  • Be able to fuel a boat safely.
  • Be able to launch and retrieve a boat from a trailer safely and courteously.
  • Know the basics of boat and engine maintenance.
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