anyone wanting to operate a personal watercraft (Jet ski), a 65-ft. yacht, a sailboat over 19.5 feet or any other recreational motorized vessel in Connecticut waters. This safety training is mandated to obtain a Connecticut Certificate of Personal Watercraft Operation.
At NVCC, we offer two convenient ways for you to get your certificate.
Our courses fulfill the requirements for the Connecticut Safe Boating/Personal Watercraft Certificate. Successful completion will allow the student to obtain a Connecticut Certificate of Personal Watercraft Operation. Course fee does not include the one-time lifetime license fee. Prior to taking a boating class, each student must obtain a conservation number. See instruction under important information tab. Students should bring a pen or pencil to class.
Spring 2021 Schedule
- 2030 Basic Boating/Watercraft-4 night Starts 4/5-4/14 $25
- 1504 Basic Boating/Watercraft-1 day Starts 4/17 $89
- 2031 Basic Boating/Watercraft-4 night Starts 5/10-5/19 $25
- 1505 Basic Boating/Watercraft-1 day Starts 5/15 $89
Conveniently offered at our Waterbury campus.