New York State Safe Boating Classes are now mandatory for anyone operating a boat, watercraft or Jet Ski in NY State. The law requires anyone born before Jan 1st of 1993 to complete a class by years end. The requirement is being phased in over a five year period and by 2025, everyone regardless of age MUST have a safe boating certificate. This class also certifies students 14 years or older to operate a Jet Ski in NY State. Students must be at least 10 years old to attend the class. Students must attend all class sessions to receive a certification. The cost for this class is $40 which is due at the time of registration. Payment must be made in cash with exact change. In-person registration only, no online or phone registration.
Registration begins March 1.