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NASBLA State Specific Information

Information for Powerboat Instructors The National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) has approved the Basic Powerboat Cruising (BPC) Course and the Safe Powerboat Handling (SPH) Course for another…

Instructor Trainer Resources

Welcome Instructor Trainers! This is a password protected area for active Instructor Trainers only. If you are not authorized by the US Sailing office to access this area, then please…

Instructor Resources

Welcome Instructors! Thank you for your support of US Powerboating and best of luck in your upcoming courses! General Administrative Materials Expand Student level (SPH & ASPH) Post course survey…

Videos

Basic Powerboat Maneuvers Videos US Powerboating provides a variety of resources to help boaters educate themselves. Below are a series of videos and animations that depict some of the on-the-water…

Water Drills

Overall Purpose-Value of Water Drills: Operators practice and develop their boathandling skills in a controlled and safe environment. Operators learn by observing others performing the drills. Trainers (instructors or instructor…

Cruising Powerboat Instructor

This is a three-day evaluative course for experienced boat operators. Most of the time will be spent on the water demonstrating and critiquing boathandling maneuvers and demonstrating and discussing teaching…

Cruising Powerboat

Course Description The Basic Powerboat Cruising course will teach you how to responsibly operate a powered cruising vessel during daylight hours within sight of land in light to moderate wind…

Constant Bearing Rendezvous

Purpose-Value: Practice and develop the boathandling skill of performing a constant bearing rendezvous with another boat to intercept them. Uses a technique that approaches the target boat ahead of its…

Safe Powerboat Handling Instructor

INSTRUCTOR COURSE REQUIREMENTS: US Sailing has implemented a number of COVID-related requirements for anyone attending a course. Please review them carefully before proceeding: More restrictive state guidelines shall supersede any…

State of Connecticut to Implement New Towing Safety Law for Tubing and Waterskiing Effective October 1, 2015

August 31, 2015 – The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) Boating Division has announced the introduction of new state regulations regarding towing safety. “Emily’s Law”, named in…