Basic Boating Certification Course Begins June 11 in Berlin
May 15, 2008
All recreational boat and personal watercraft operators can learn basic principles of safety on the water and accident avoidance techniques, including navigation rules, aids to navigation, legal requirements and how to handle fires on board, by taking “Maryland Basic Boating Certification Course,” which is being offered by the continuing education division at Wor-Wic Community College. The class will meet on Wednesday and Friday, June 11 and 13, from 6 to 10:10 p.m., at the college’s Berlin-Ocean City Instructional Center in Berlin.

This course is required by law for boat and personal watercraft operators born after July 1, 1972. Students who successfully complete the course will be issued a Maryland basic boating safety education certificate that is valid for life.

For more information, call (410) 334-2815 or (410) 641-4134.