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Name of CourseDateSponsoring OrganizationLocationAddressContactFeePre-Reg RequiredAdditional Info
Basic Boating
1/23/2022
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM

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Tioga County Bass Anglers Tioga County
Ive's Run
710 Ives Run Lane
Tioga, PA 16946
Chad A. Lauer
chlauer@pa.gov
717-603-1553
$0.00yesPre-Registration is required: Interested individuals should send a registration email to CHLAUER@PA.GOV to register. Minimum of 10 students required.
US Power Squadron
America's Boating Course 3
2/5/2022
09:00 AM to 01:00 PM
(Date 1 of 2)
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Americas Boating Club Northampton County
Northampton
4 Lerchenmiller Drive
Northampton, PA 18057
Kathleen Nowroozani
k.now@mac.com
956-240-5553
 yesThis is an 8hr course. Both days are required to test for boating license.
Basic Boating
2/6/2022
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM

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JD's Bait and Tackle Clinton County
JD's Bait and Tackle
6965 Nittany Valley
Mill Hall, PA 17751
Justin Boatwright
juboatwrig@pa.gov
717-603-1306
 yesPlease pre register by emailing juboatwrig@pa.gov or by calling 717 603 1306
US Power Squadron
America's Boating Course 3
2/12/2022
09:00 AM to 01:00 PM
(Date 2 of 2)
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Americas Boating Club Northampton County
Northampton
4 Lerchenmiller Drive
Northampton, PA 18057
Kathleen Nowroozani
k.now@mac.com
956-240-5553
   
Basic Boating
2/19/2022
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

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Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick Lebanon County
Governor Dick Environmental Center
3283 Pinch Road
Lebanon, PA 17042
Audrey Wells
governordick@hotmail.com
717-964-3808
$10.00yesRequired to submit $10 check/MO pre-registration fee by Feb. 12, 2022. No refund for failure to show. Mail to: Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick, P.O. Box 161, Mt. Gretna, PA 17064. Maximum enrollment for the class is 15. Must attend the whole day and pass the written test (80% minimum). To receive a PFBC Boating Safety Education Certificate each successful student is required to mail a $10 check or MO to the PFBC. Application for certificate will be issued at course.
Basic Boating
2/19/2022
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM

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Tioga Cunty Bass Anlgers Tioga County
Ives Run
710 Ives Run Lane
Tioga , PA 16946
Chad A. Lauer
Chlauer@pa.gov
717-603-1553
$0.00yesPre-Registration is required: Interested individuals should send a registration email to CHLAUER@PA.GOV to register. Minimum of 10 students required.
Basic Boating
2/19/2022
90:00 AM to 12:00 PM
(Date 1 of 3)
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USCG AUX Delaware County
Marcus Hook Community Center
500 s. Trappe Rd
Marcus Hook, Pa 19061, PA 19468
Jim Lafferty
malafferty@verizon.net
610-948-8610
$30.00yesUpon completion of this course you will be able to request your PA safe boating card for an additional $10.00 with the PA fish & Boat commission. As CG-AUX instructors we will supply needed paper work.
Basic Boating
2/20/2022
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM

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  Dauphin County
PFBC HQ (Susquehanna Room)
1601 Elmerton Avenue
Harrisburg, PA 17110
Dee Fisher
deafisher@pa.gov
717-705-7919
 yesPlease register by clicking on the Location Link. Additional information will be sent to you at that time. Thank you.
Basic Boating
2/26/2022
90:00 AM to 12:00 PM
(Date 2 of 3)
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USCG AUX Delaware County
Marcus Hook Community Center
500 s. Trappe Rd
Marcus Hook, Pa 19061, PA 19468
Jim Lafferty
malafferty@verizon.net
610-948-8610
$30.00  
Basic Boating
3/5/2022
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

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Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick Lebanon County
Governor Dick Environmental Center
3283 Pinch Road
Lebanon, PA 17042
Audrey Wells
governordick@hotmail.com
717-964-3808
$10.00yesRequired to submit $10 check/MO pre-registration fee by Feb. 26, 2022. No refund for failure to show. Mail to: Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick, P.O. Box 161, Mt. Gretna, PA 17064. Maximum enrollment for the class is 15. Must attend the whole day and pass the written test (80% minimum). To receive a PFBC Boating Safety Education Certificate each successful student is required to mail a $10 check/MO to the PFBC. Application for certificate will be issued at course.
Basic Boating
3/5/2022
90:00 AM to 12:00 PM
(Date 3 of 3)
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USCG AUX Delaware County
Marcus Hook Community Center
500 s. Trappe Rd
Marcus Hook, Pa 19061, PA 19468
Jim Lafferty
malafferty@verizon.net
610-948-8610
$30.00  
US Power Squadron
Erie Power Squadron
3/7/2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
(Weekly 1 of 8)
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Erie Power Squadron Erie County
Bayfront Maritime Center
40 Holland Street
Erie, PA 16507
James Tingley
jbunchj@msn.com
814-835-4579
$50.00no$50 for first person. &10 for second person if two people sharing a book. Plotting supplies are additional $25 if needed. For more information call 814-835-4579 or email erieps@gmail.com. 8 week class.
US Power Squadron
3/12/2022
09:00 AM to 01:00 PM
(Date 1 of 2)
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Americas Boating Club Lehigh County
Dinbokowitz marine
2946 MacArthur Road
Whitehall, PA 18052
Kathleen Nowroozani
k.now@mac.com
956-240-5553
 yesThis is an 8 hr course. Both dates are require to be able to take test for boating license.
US Power Squadron
Erie Power Squadron
3/14/2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
(Weekly 2 of 8)
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Erie Power Squadron Erie County
Bayfront Maritime Center
40 Holland Street
Erie, PA 16507
James Tingley
jbunchj@msn.com
814-835-4579
$50.00  
US Power Squadron
3/19/2022
09:00 AM to 01:00 PM
(Date 2 of 2)
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Americas Boating Club Lehigh County
Dinbokowitz marine
2946 MacArthur Road
Whitehall, PA 18052
Kathleen Nowroozani
k.now@mac.com
956-240-5553
   
Basic Boating
3/19/2022
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM

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DCNR: Presque Isle State Park and PFBC Erie County
Tom Ridge Environmental Center
301 Peninsula Dr.
Erie, PA 16505
WCO Matt Visosky
mvisosky@pa.gov
814-337-0444
 yesSpace is limited so please contact WCO Visosky at mvisosky@pa.gov with your name, telephone number, and the number of registrations within your group.
US Power Squadron
Erie Power Squadron
3/21/2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
(Weekly 3 of 8)
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Erie Power Squadron Erie County
Bayfront Maritime Center
40 Holland Street
Erie, PA 16507
James Tingley
jbunchj@msn.com
814-835-4579
$50.00  
Basic Boating
3/26/2022
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

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Beaver Valley River Rescue Beaver County
1 Campus Drive
1 Campus Drive
Monaca, PA 15061
James DeGori
jdegori@beaverpolice.us
724-773-6709
$10.00yesAll boaters needing a boating safety certificate to operate a personal watercraft or a boat with 25 HP or more & were born after 1/1/82. Please pack a lunch and drink for the class. Masks are required following CCBC policy. To register for this class please contact Community College of Beaver County 724-480-3451
Basic Boating
3/26/2022
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

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CCBC Beaver County
1 Campus Drive
Monaca , PA 15061James DeGori
jdegori@beaverpolice.us
724-773-6709
$10.00yesMust pre-register with CCBC (724) 480-2222 or 724-480-3451. Pack a lunch / drink for class. All boaters needing boating certificate to operate a personal water craft or a boat 25hp or more / born after 1/1/82. After passing test and mailing packet into along with $10 check to PAFBC a certificate will be mailed to you.
US Power Squadron
Erie Power Squadron
3/28/2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
(Weekly 4 of 8)
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Erie Power Squadron Erie County
Bayfront Maritime Center
40 Holland Street
Erie, PA 16507
James Tingley
jbunchj@msn.com
814-835-4579
$50.00  
USCG Auxiliary
Boat America
4/4/2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
(Date 1 of 7)
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USCG Auxiliary, West Chester Flotilla Chester County
Henderson High School
400 Montgomery Ave.
West Chester, PA 19380
Nick Montalto
safeboatingpa@gmail.com
610-308-1235
$85.00yesRegistration is through Chester County Night School https://www.chestercountynightschool.org/
US Power Squadron
Erie Power Squadron
4/4/2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
(Weekly 5 of 8)
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Erie Power Squadron Erie County
Bayfront Maritime Center
40 Holland Street
Erie, PA 16507
James Tingley
jbunchj@msn.com
814-835-4579
$50.00  
Basic Boating
4/9/2022
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

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Corry Higher Ed Erie County
Corry Higher Education Building
221 North Center St.
Corry, PA 16407
Sandra McClellan
smcclellan@corryhied.org
814-664-9405
 yesPlease contact Sandra McClellan @ (814) 664-9405 or email her @ smcclellan@corryhied.org to preregister for this Basic Boating class. Space is limited so register as soon as possible.
USCG Auxiliary
Boat America
4/11/2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
(Date 2 of 7)
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USCG Auxiliary, West Chester Flotilla Chester County
Henderson High School
400 Montgomery Ave.
West Chester, PA 19380
Nick Montalto
safeboatingpa@gmail.com
610-308-1235
$85.00  
US Power Squadron
Erie Power Squadron
4/11/2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
(Weekly 6 of 8)
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Erie Power Squadron Erie County
Bayfront Maritime Center
40 Holland Street
Erie, PA 16507
James Tingley
jbunchj@msn.com
814-835-4579
$50.00  
US Power Squadron
Erie Power Squadron
4/18/2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
(Weekly 7 of 8)
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Erie Power Squadron Erie County
Bayfront Maritime Center
40 Holland Street
Erie, PA 16507
James Tingley
jbunchj@msn.com
814-835-4579
$50.00  
Basic Boating
4/23/2022
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM

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PFBC & Conneaut Lake Sportsman's Association Crawford County
Conneaut Lake Sportsman's Association
11861 Sportsman Rd.
Conneaut Lake, PA 16316
WCO Chad Doyle
chadoyle@pa.gov
814-337-0444
 yesSpaces are limited so please contact WCO Chad Doyle at chadoyle@pa.gov with your name, telephone number, and the number of registrations within your group.
USCG Auxiliary
Boat America
4/25/2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
(Date 3 of 7)
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USCG Auxiliary, West Chester Flotilla Chester County
Henderson High School
400 Montgomery Ave.
West Chester, PA 19380
Nick Montalto
safeboatingpa@gmail.com
610-308-1235
$85.00  
US Power Squadron
Erie Power Squadron
4/25/2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
(Weekly 8 of 8)
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Erie Power Squadron Erie County
Bayfront Maritime Center
40 Holland Street
Erie, PA 16507
James Tingley
jbunchj@msn.com
814-835-4579
$50.00  
US Power Squadron
Ten Mile
4/30/2022
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

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Greene Cove Yacht Club Greene County
Greene Cove Yacht Club
North Rt 88
Clarksville, PA 15322
Lynn Brockman
lynnabrockman@gmail.com
412-720-2821
$35.00yesPlease call 412-720-2821 to pre register as space is limited
USCG Auxiliary
Boat America
5/2/2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
(Date 4 of 7)
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USCG Auxiliary, West Chester Flotilla Chester County
Henderson High School
400 Montgomery Ave.
West Chester, PA 19380
Nick Montalto
safeboatingpa@gmail.com
610-308-1235
$85.00  
USCG Auxiliary
Boat America
5/9/2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
(Date 5 of 7)
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USCG Auxiliary, West Chester Flotilla Chester County
Henderson High School
400 Montgomery Ave.
West Chester, PA 19380
Nick Montalto
safeboatingpa@gmail.com
610-308-1235
$85.00  
USCG Auxiliary
Boat America
5/16/2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
(Date 6 of 7)
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USCG Auxiliary, West Chester Flotilla Chester County
Henderson High School
400 Montgomery Ave.
West Chester, PA 19380
Nick Montalto
safeboatingpa@gmail.com
610-308-1235
$85.00  
USCG Auxiliary
Boat America
5/23/2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
(Date 7 of 7)
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USCG Auxiliary, West Chester Flotilla Chester County
Henderson High School
400 Montgomery Ave.
West Chester, PA 19380
Nick Montalto
safeboatingpa@gmail.com
610-308-1235
$85.00  
US Power Squadron
Ten Mile
6/4/2022
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

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Elizabeth Boat Club Allegheny County
Elizabeth Boat Club
North 1st Ave - via GPS
Elizabeth, PA 15037
Lynn Brockman
lynnabrockman@gmail.com
412-720-2821
$30.00yesyou can also email the club at elizabethboatclub@gmail.com