RentalBoatSafety.com Launches a New Website and a Twitter Feed

Chesapeake, VA - July 8, 2012

In order to continue generating interest and promote its educational renal boat safety training videos, RentalBoatSafety.com has joined Twitter and updated its website to increase awareness and improve the online experience of its users.

The team at RentalBoatSafety.com would love for you to follow us on Twitter. You can follow at @RBSBoating for updates about new resources, free information and DVDs and easy access to all of the engaging rental boat safety training videos addressing the safe use rental powerboats as well as PWC’s and paddle craft. You can find RentalBoatSafety.com on Twitter here.

The new and improved website contains all of the same free, informative resources that RentalBoatSafety.com is known for, covering training and safety topics on general watercraft operating procedures for full-size power boats, PWC’s and even paddle craft. Other topics include basic rules for navigation, towing and lifejacket wear. These materials are both informative and engaging and may be used to ensure safe and educated fun on the water.

The new site also features online quizzes for visitors to test their knowledge of what they have learned before hitting the water. Liveries can access the videos and quizzes on the website, as well as download other free resources including flip charts, checklists and a media kit.

All training videos can be viewed online at www.RentalBoatSafety.com and are iPhone/iPad/Android compatible. The same materials are available in Spanish at: Es.RentalBoatSafety.com

Rental Boat Liveries can also register online to receive a free DVD copy of these resources (both English and Spanish) for in-house training at their operation.

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.

About RentalBoatSafety.com

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.

Contact:

Melanie D. Bedogne, Program Manager
RentalBoatSafety.com
contact@rentalboatsafety.com
757.301.0814

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NASBLA

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.