RentalBoatSafety.com appears on Boating Safety Radio Show to raise awareness of the free safety materials being offered by the U.S. Coast Guard for Rental Boat Customers.
With the launch of official boating season just days away, rental boat liveries are gearing up for an increase in rental boat customer traffic for the summer months.
As noted in recent news articles, safety concerns for rental boat customers is becoming increasingly on the mind of many rental organizations, recreational boaters, and authorities. RentalBoatSafety.com, through the support and backing of the U.S. Coast Guard, offers a free product to specifically address the safety issues related to rental boat users on the waterways.
RentalBoatSafety.com, was recently highlighted on “Bob’s No Wake Zone Radio Show” based in Missouri.
Melanie Bedogne, Program Manager for RentalBoatSafety.com was interviewed about the resources offered
through the U.S. Coast Guard on RentalBoatSafety.com.
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The video-based online materials provided by RentalBoatSafety.com include boat-specific training and cover such topics as basic navigation rules, general safe operating procedures, towing, lifejacket wear, and refraining from use of alcohol while boating. These materials serve as a brief, yet comprehensive refresher course for nonfrequent boaters. All of the materials, including videos, are offered in English and Spanish.
In addition to the videos, RentalBoatSafety.com provides downloadable checklists, in-house training materials, and a 25-question assessment, which provides a “certificate” upon successful completion.
Rental Boat Liveries can also register online to receive a free DVD for in-house training at their operation.
Rental training materials specific to PWC's, Canoes, and Kayaks are currently in production and are scheduled for release by the launch of boating season 2012.
To listen to the interview, visit: http://good.audiohauler.com/kdkd/nowakezone/RadioShow/4051212.mp3
RentalBoatSafety.com, in partnership with the U.S. Coast Guard, is committed to helping boaters (both rental and recreational) enjoy a safe experience on our nation’s waterways.
RentalBoatSafety.com is a free resource provided by the US Coast Guard to educate rental boat customers on safe boating practices to help ensure a safe and fun experience on the water. These video-based materials include boat-specific training and cover such topics as basic navigation rules, general safe operating procedures, towing, lifejacket wear, and refraining from use of alcohol while boating. In addition to the videos, RentalBoatSafety.com provides downloadable checklists, in-house training materials, and a 25-question assessment, which provides a certificate upon successful completion. All videos and materials are available in Spanish at: Es.RentalBoatSafety.com. Rental Boat Liveries can also register online at the site to receive a free DVD for inhouse training at their operation. Rental Training materials specific to PWC’s, Canoes, and Kayaks are currently in production and are scheduled for release by the launch of boating season 2012.
Bob's No Wake Zone Radio Show and web at www.BobsNoWakeZone.com is a radio show that focuses on the lifestyle of recreational boaters. Every Saturday morning from 7-8 am Central, Bob fills an hour with great interviews and some boating music, too. The only boating radio show in the entire mid part of America, Bob works hard every week to make that hour the best way to start the weekend! The show currently airs on three radio stations that Bob operates at the Great Lakes in Missouri and his nationwide audience grows via live streaming audio and an On Demand Dock Box Archives that is full of shows from the past year.
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This site has earned the Official NASBLA Seal of Safe Boating Practices and is recognized by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators to benefit boating safety – 2010. It is not, however, an Official NASBLA-approved boating safety course.