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TWRA Safe Boaters Course Offered 5/23/17

The Tri-Cities Boating Club will offer the 3rd set of TWRA’s Tennessee Safe Boating Course May 23 and 25 at the Northeast State Community College, Library Room L-106. This is a free course and includes all required course materials. Families and young boaters should note this is the last scheduled TWRA class scheduled offered by the Tri-Cities Boating Club for this year. Pre-Registration is not required, but strongly suggested at TWRA’s web site as you need need the TWRA Boating Safety Exam Permit prior to completing the course in Thursday’s class in order to receive your permit. You can register at TWRA’s web site. Pass code: NES. Applicants can purchase for $10.00 the Type 600 Permit at any TWRA hunting and fishing vendor. All individuals born after 1/1/89 who wish to operate a boat in Tennessee must carry the TWRA issued Boating Safety Certificate as proof of successful completion of the course. It is Tennessee law. The course is presented in two 2.5 hour classes. May 23 Chapters 1,2 and 3 of the Boating Tennessee manual will be covered. On May 25, Chapters 4,5 and 6 will be covered. The TWRA Boating Safety Exam will be administered at the end of Thursday’s class. Studying the Boat Tennessee manual is not required but is suggested. The course covers Your Boat, Getting Under Way, Operating Your Boat Safely, Legal Requirements of...

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2017 Bridge

We have a new Bridge Commander                        Steve Scheu Executive Officer               Fred Pinney Administrative Officer     Glenn Freshour Secretary                             Anita Remme Treasurer                            Ellen...

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Educational Offerings for 2017

We are looking forward to offering a broad range of educational opportunities in 2017. TWRA if you were born after 1/1/89 you need this course to operate a motorized watercraft in TN In VA,  if you have never taken a NASBLA approved boating safety course is now required to operate a motorized watercraft in VA NSBC for Close Quarters and Open Water boating skills ASA for basic sailing skills USPS for Weather, Navigation, Piloting, and many other topics pertinent to boaters....

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