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Free Boaters Education Training This Weekend! - 03/12/19

Need Your Boaters Card?  The Cowlitz County Sheriff’s Office Marine Division, will begin hosting an Adventures in Boating certification course.  Classes are open to any individual who needs to obtain a Washington State Boaters Education Card.  The next available class will be held on Saturday, March 16th, 2019.  The deadline to apply is this Friday, March 15th! The class will run from 8am-3:00pm at the Cowlitz County Training Center, 1942 1st Ave. in Longview.  Cost for the class is FREE.

To Register: Contact Deputy Jordan Spencer via email at"> This one day class will certify you to operate a vessel in the state of Washington.  Registrations fill up fast.

Reminder:  All vessel operators age 59 and younger must have a Washington Boaters Education Card to operate a vessel in Washington State.   For additional information and resources, check out

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