Entertainment & Education

Click here to download a free copy of Boating Fun

Boating Fun - Adventure on the Water, was written in partnership with the Army Corps of Engineers. It is a storybook/coloring book (targeted to children in grades K-3, ages 4 to 9) with pictures that are suitable for making overhead transparencies. A guide to the safe boating messages in the book, as well as a list of activities (with short explanations), can be found in the book on pages 1-2. The story contains all the safe boating messages and, in addition, Key Messages for the pictures are separately listed on each page where the related picture is found. The book is designed to be used in traditional, instructor-led classes as well as stand-alone study by a single user.

Click here to download a free copy of Waypoints

Waypoints - A Guide to Boating Safety, is targeted to youth in grades 4-6 and was written in partnership with the Army Corps of Engineers. Its look and reading style, as well as the "One-minute Mysteries," which foster discussion, appeal to the 10-12 year old age range.  It includes many of the main points of our adult 8-hour Boating Safety Course.

To download free copies of Boating Fun and Waypoints, click on the images above.  Once the book is opened in Adobe, click "Save a Copy" to download it to your computer.

Link here to Boating Safety Sidekicks

Learn more about safe boating while having fun by clicking on the SideKicks image on the left.

Here’s a short video of what NOT to do around boats, docks, and water.

A short video of why pets need life jackets, too.

 

Learn more about boating safety in cold water.