Boater Safety Course

The Ontario County Sheriff's Office is committed to bringing boating safety awareness to the residents of Ontario County. To register for the Boater Safety Course use the below link.  Please bring the following items with you for the class: Pen/Pencil, a bag lunch, and beverage. You must be at least 10 years-old to attend the course. Classes will be conducted at the Ontario County Safety Training Center 2914 Co. Rd. 48, Canandaigua, NY 14424 

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Effective January 1, 2021 (Brianna's Law)persons born on or after January 1, 1993  must take a boating safety course before getting a boating safety certificate. Those born on or after January 1, 1983 must complete a safety course in 2023. Those born on or after January 1, 1978 must complete a safety course starting in 2024. Beginning in 2025 regardless of age the requirement will extend to ALL who operate a boat or personal water craft (jet ski) and must have a certificate. 

If you need to cancel your reservation please call (585) 396-4569