Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks is offering a free boater safety course this spring.
The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks will offer boater safety courses this spring, with specific dates to be announced. Pre-registration is required, and more information is available by contacting the MDWFP Boater Education Division at 1-800-354-5033.
"Even if you're just going to be riding in a boat with someone these are good classes to have, "Believe me when I say it could save your life."
The site also has links to qualifying boater safety courses that can be taken online anytime.
Boating accidents can be caused by a number of different reasons,inattention,speed too fast for conditions,untrained driver,driver distraction, driver drinking,and boat defects.