Basic Boating Safety Course

St. Francis Community Center
4700 Long Beach Blvd, Brant Beach, NJ 08008

Registration is open for a Basic Boating Safety Course.

The NJ State Police Certification Course for Basic Boating Safety will consist of a total of 8 hours of lecture and video with homework and a test. This class will prepare and certify you to operate a motor boat or a personal water craft vessel in N.J. Certified operators ages 13-15 may operate vessels with up to a 1 hp motor. However, if the vessel is over 12 feet long, then motor may be up to 9.9 hp. Certified operators ages 16 and older may operate any motor boat or personal watercraft. Workbooks provided.

Registration: $85 and classes are forming now.

Registration information can be found online at or call 609-494-8861.