Boating education course offered in Rossford

ROSSFORD – An Ohio Boating Education Course will be offered Saturday, Nov. 21 at Bass Pro Shops, 10000 Bass Pro Blvd., Rossford, Ohio from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Watercraft.

The fee for the course is $5, which covers the cost of course materials. Pre-registration is required due to class size limitations.

The Ohio Boating Education Course covers a variety of boating topics such as navigation rules, boating and personal safety equipment, navigational signage, Ohio boating laws and much more.

Ohio Law requires any person born on or after Jan. 1, 1982 to be able to show proof they have successfully completed an approved boating safety education course if they operate any watercraft powered by a motor greater than 10 horsepower.

For additional information or to R.S.V.P., contact Maumee Bay Watercraft Office at (419) 836-6003, or visit the agency’s website at