BOAT TENNESSEE – A Course on Responsible Boating – is a course designed for both adults and youth operating all types of pleasure boats on Tennessee waters. The course was developed by BoatEd in cooperation with the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary and the U. S. Power Squadrons, the State of Tennessee and is approved by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA). Topics covered include: introduction to boating, boating laws, personal safety equipment, safe boat handling, navigation, boating problems, trailering & storing your boat, hunting & fishing, waterskiing, personal watercraft, river boating, health & safety concerns and Homeland Security considerations.
YOU DO NOT HAVE TO TAKE THE TEST TO TAKE THIS COURSE!!
Individuals who successfully complete the course and exam are awarded certificates of completion. Some marine insurance companies offer discounts on boat insurance to those individuals who have successfully compl