Sheriff Knudson is pleased to announce that the Rock County Sheriff’s Office is offering a
Boater Safety Education Course on July 18, 2021, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., at the
Edgerton Conservation Club located in the back of Race Track Park, 900 Stoughton Road,
Edgerton, WI 53534.
The Rock County Sheriff’s Office strongly encourages all boaters to take a boater safety
course. Anyone born on or after January 1, 1989, is required to complete a boater safety
course to legally operate a motorboat or personal watercraft (PWC) on Wisconsin waters.
Participants will learn safe boating techniques and gain knowledge that can keep them
safe on the water. It is recommended that participants be at least 12 years of age or turn
12 shortly following completion of the class. There is a class fee of $10.00 per student,
due at registration. Class size is limited to thirty (30) students with enrollment on a first
come basis. Reserve a spot online at https://www.co.rock.wi.us/sheriff-boater-education.
After submitting the online enrollment form, participants will receive a confirmation email
with information on the mandatory registration meeting. Underage participants must have
a parent or guardian attend the registration meeting with them.
Source: Rock County Sheriff’s Department press release
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