Each summer, Allegan County Sherrif's Department and Saugatuck Yacht Club team up to host two Boater's Safety Courses in June and July. Upon the successful completion of the class, attendees will receive their Boater's Safety Certificate.
Through this course you will learn:
Safe operation of a personal watercraft
Age requirements for operators of different types of watercraft
Equipment and registration requirements for different types of watercraft
Types and uses of personal flotation devices
Rules of the road for boaters
Classes are open to anyone 12 years of age or older and are provided in 2 day sessions. All course materials are provided and there is no charge to attend any of these courses, but pre-registration is required.