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Vessel Examination

Vessel Examination

Sat, 19 Oct 19   Posted by: Sean Hart

The Vessel Safety Check is a complimentary review of your boat conducted by members of the Auxiliary, confirming that it meets both federal and state requirements for safety.

No citations are issued and the results of the safety check are not reported to any enforcement agency; but a decal is awarded if the vessel passes the examination.

Vessel Safety Checks are performed on PWCs (WaveRunner, SeaDoo,JetSki), recreational boats less than 65 feet, and on some commercial vessels which are not inspected or certified by the Coast Guard. 

Items checked include but are no limited to...

VSC•Life jackets Life Jacket•RegistrationRegistration Numbers

                              •Navigation lightsNav Lights   •VentilationVentilation

                              •Fire extinguishersFire Extinguidher           •Distress signalsVDS


Vessel Safety Check Schedule:

Third Saturday on most months - Mornings 0900 - 1200

Inspection locations:

Inspections can also be scheduled at your location at an appointed time.

Note: If there are small craft or weather warnings the scheduled group vessel exam on that date may be canceled.

To schedule a Vessel Exam or for more information, please provide some information so that we may contact you.


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