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05/14/18 - Boater Safety Class

Post Date:05/14/2018
The Fond du Lac County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting a Boater Safety Course to be held at the Emergency Government Center – 160 S. Macy Street, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Entrance will be from the east doors of the City/County Government Center.

Anyone born on or after January 1, 1989 is required to complete a boating safety course to legally operate a motorized boat or personal watercraft (PWC) on Wisconsin waters. DNR recreation safety specialists recommend all boat operators complete a safety course.

The course will be held on the following dates:

Monday, June 18, 2018 6:00 – 8:30 pm
Wednesday June 20, 2018 6:00 – 8:30 pm

Monday, June 25, 2018 6:00 – 8:30 pm
Wednesday June 27, 2018 6:00 – 8:30 pm

Students must attend all four (4) night. Parents are encouraged to attend all of the classes and at a minimum must attend the first night for approximately 15 minutes to register with the student. Ages 10 to 15 preferred. Cost of the class is $10 (cash only). Class size is limited so you must pre-register. To pre-register email or call Sergeant Paul Metzger at or (920) 906-4664 ext. 0153.

All boater safety students will now be required to obtain a WI DNR Customer ID Number as part of the criteria to graduate from any Recreational Safety class and provide that WI DNR Customer ID Number to their instructor.

Students should obtain a DNR customer ID Number by going to or by calling
1-888-936-7463 between the hours of 7AM – 10 PM.

Please obtain your WI DNR Customer ID# prior to the course dates and bring this ID # with you on the first night of class on Monday, June 18, 2018.
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