Night Operations Endorsement

After basic powerboat certification, the next step in seamanship training is to learn to responsibly operate a powerboat at night (in sight of land). This “on-the-water” course will train you how to safely navigate a cruising powerboat at night.

Night Operations Course includes instructor reviews, self study and one “on the water” session at night. Practical skills learned includes night navigation planning, night systems and procedures, night vision, aids to navigation, leave and enter harbor and return to slip/dock at night. PREREQUISITE: Basic Powerboat Course.

Night Operations Lesson Pricing:

  • Aboard Cruisers 370 Express: $1,080 per 3-hour lesson.
  • Aboard Carver 52 Command Bridge: $1,350 per 3-hour lesson.
  • Aboard Marquis 55 LS Bridge: $1,260 per 3-hour lesson.

Price includes training vessel, instructor and insurance. Additional charges for fuel usage and 10% marina tax.

Night Operations add-on to Basic or Advanced Powerboat Courses:

  • Aboard Cruisers 370 Express: $720
  • Aboard Carver 52 Command Bridge: $900
  • Aboard Marquis 55 LS Bridge: $840

Price includes training vessel, instructor and insurance. Additional charges for fuel usage and 10% marina tax.