Join Confident Captain/Ocean Pros for our 16 hour, 2-Day power boating course. Learn basic safety, navigation, boat handling, weather & more. Hands-on adventure and fun with a focus on safety and seamanship.
by Confident Captain
Kids ages 10-17 receive powerboat instruction in a fun summer camp setting. The camp covers the US Powerboating’s 16-hour state-approved Safe Boating Certification curriculum in a fun, hands-on approach both on the water and in the classroom.
The course will cover safety, seamanship, basic navigation, boat handling, weather, knots, boat care and maintenance, and more. At the end of day 2, kids will be tested for the RI DEM State approved Safe Boating Certification and leave with a US Powerboating certification card. All successful participants will have their information submitted to the state for issuance of the RI DEM Safe Boating Certificate.
This morning I sat down with Capt. Kent Dresser founder of Confident Captain, a professional training and education company based in Rhode Island. We learn about his company and his experience on ever...