Salem Water Patrol to host boater’s safety course

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A boater’s safety course sponsored by the Salem Water Patrol and the state Department of Natural Resources will be held May 24 and 25 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Town of Salem Fire/Rescue-Trevor Station, 11252 254th Court (off of Highway C).

This class will teach you the basics of boating, boating laws and regulations so that you have a safe and fun boating season.

A Wisconsin Boating Safety Certification or out-of-state equivalent certification is required for operators born on or after Jan. 1, 1989. This class is open to anyone 10 years of age or older .

Fee is $10 per student. On Saturday, lunch is provided .$5 donation appreciated. On Sunday, bring your own lunch.

Pre-registration with payment is required. You must have a DNR customer number prior to registration. This number is found on a Wisconsin hunting or fishing license. If you do not have a DNR customer number, please call the DNR at 1-888-936-7463. You will need to provide your date of birth along with your Social Security Number and they will issue you a customer number.

Please sign up at the Salem Town Hall or call 843-2313.

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  1. […] Salem Water Patrol to host boater's safety course A boater's safety course sponsored by the Salem Water Patrol and the state Department of Natural Resources will be held May 24 and 25 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Town of Salem Fire/Rescue-Trevor Station, 11252 254th Court (off of Highway C). Read more on West of the I […]

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