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Connecticut Safe Boating Course


The Naples School of Boating will be offering the Connecticut Safe Boating Course now through the end of the 2021 boating season.


The Naples School of Boating LLC* is an authorized provider of the Connecticut Safe Boating Course. Our course is approved by NASBLA, the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators and authorized by DEEP, the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection.

  • Courses are completed in one day
  • Waterski and Personal Watercraft (Jet Ski) Endorsements are included

All Classes are Held in Virtual Format

Earn your Connecticut Safe Boating Certificate from the comfort and safety of your home. All classes offered by the Naples School of Boating will be conducted through our virtual classroom on Google Meet. The final exam will be delivered electronically and proctored through our virtual meeting.

Private Classes

Private safe boating classes offer the most convenience for your busy schedule. With a private class, you choose the day that works best for you. Private classes are ideal for families, friends and small groups, and provide the best opportunity for learning and engagement.

Course Fees

Private safe boating courses begin at a cost of $600**. That fee covers up to 6 participants and all materials needed for the class. Additional participants can be added to the class for a cost of $85 per person.

Boat Dealerships

For boat dealerships that want to host a Connecticut Safe Boating Course for their customers or the general public, the Naples School of Boating would be happy to help. Please contact us as soon as possible to schedule Spring courses.

Contact Information

For more information or to sign up for a class, please contact Capt. Frank Lecardo at 239-399-1112 or send an email to

*Formerly Lecardo Marine Consulting LLC. **Course fees do not include any fees charged by the State of Connecticut for the purchase of boating certificates.