Take the Class, Pass the Test, and Hit the Water on the Same Day with your New Jersey Boating Safety Certificate in Hand!!

Class fee is $75.00 if pre-paid online $85.00 for walk-ins (cash or check only)

This is the class you must successfully complete to get your New Jersey Boating Safety Certificate, which allows you to legally operate a power vessel (motor boat or PWC/JetSki/Waverunner) on New Jersey waters.  Boaters who intend to operate their vessels on non-tidal/fresh waters are also required to have a boating endorsement on their NJ Driver’s License (commonly referred to as a New Jersey Boating License).

Every student that successfully completes the class will also get a free one-year membership to BoatUS (a $25.00 value).

NJ BOATING SAFETY CERTIFICATE CLASSES

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Captain Jack's Boating School is a state approved course provider and
all of our instructors are certified by the New Jersey State Marine Police

SEPTEMBER 2018

Somerset

09-22 Saturday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

Middlebush Fire Department 21 Olcott Street Somerset, NJ 00873

Woodbridge

09-29 Saturday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

VFW 393 Pearl Street Woodbridge NJ 07095

September Boating Safety Course

COURSE LOCATION AND DATE

OCTOBER 2018

Woodbridge

10-06 Saturday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

Woodbridge VFW 393 Pearl Street Woodbridge NJ 07095

New Providence

10-13 Saturday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

American Legion 357 Elkwood Ave. New Providence NJ 07974

Scotch Plains and Hackensack

10-20 Saturday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm


American Legion 237 Park Ave. Scotch Plains NJ 07076

Hackensack Yacht Club 50 Shafer Pl # A, Hackensack, NJ 07601

Bound Brook

10-27 Saturday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

Bound Brook Moose Lodge 222 Talmage Avenue Bound Brook NJ 08805

October Boating Safety Course

COURSE LOCATION AND DATE

If you cannot find a class that fits your schedule, please click the link below for more information about Private Classes

Private Class Information

One Day Boating Safety Class:  An approved one-day boat safety course must be at least 8 hours in length. It must consist of in-person, formal instruction provided by an approved boating safety instructor, and must culminate with a closed book, in-person, proctored exam. The time required to complete the exam is included within the 8 hour time requirement. No more than 1 ten minute break is permitted per hour. Meal breaks, etc. are not included within the 8 hour course.

Two Evening Boating Safety Class: An approved multiple day boat safety course must consist of at least 6 hours of in-person, formal instruction provided by an approved boating safety instructor. The course must culminate with a closed book, in-person, proctored exam, administered by an approved boating safety instructor. Written homework must be assigned as necessary, so that the total course time (6 or more hours of in-person instruction + test + written homework) equals at least 8 hours. The time required to complete the exam and homework is not counted within the 6 hours of in-person instruction. No more than 1 ten minute break is permitted per hour. Meal breaks, etc. are not included within the 6 hours of in-person instruction.

Captain Jack Gilbert is a NJ State approved course provider for New Jersey Boating Safety Certificate classes.
Captain Jack and all his instructors are certified by the New Jersey State Marine Police.

Other Important Information
You must bring a valid picture ID (students under 18 years old must show a valid school photo ID or birth certificate).
We take a ½ hour break for lunch around 12:30 p.m.  You are welcome to seek out local food establishments
or you may want to consider bringing your own food and drink.

Walk-ins please be aware that classes may be full or canceled; calling for class status is recommended.

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