• Colorado Boating Safely Course


    Overview

    Anyone operating a motorboat, including a personal watercraft (PWC) or sailboat in Colorado must be at least 16 years old.
    Individuals who are 14 and 15 and have successfully completed a state approved boating safely course can operate a motorized vessel in Colorado.

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    About the Class

    The Boating Safely course is a combination of home study and classroom hours.

    Students must read and study the 60 page manual prior to attending a review session with a boating instructor. To receive a manual, purchase it online here. If you are unable to purchase and use the electronic manual, please call 303-291-7575 or email boating.safety@state.co.us to request a physical manual.

    The review session will run 2 to 3 hours, depending on class size. Students will take a written test at the end of the session and must pass with a score of at least 70% to receive a boater ID card.

    Age-Related Information

    IMPORTANT: Students must be a minimum of 14 years of age at the time of the class to attend a review session, and those under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

    Do I need to bring anything?

    All attendees must bring the following to be admitted to the review session:

    • Proof of age - (birth certificate, school ID, driver's license showing date of birth)
    • 1" x 1" front facing photo

    About Registration

    • Registration for any class must be completed at least seven (7) days in advance
    • No registrations will be taken after the seven day cut-off or if the class becomes full

    Cancellation Policy

    In the event of a scheduling conflict or illness, students may request a move to another review session by calling 303-291-7575. We ask that you do this no later than 24 hours PRIOR to the class.

    Managed And Approved By:

    Colorado Parks & Wildlife

    http://cpw.state.co.us
  • Bowhunter Education Course


    Overview

    The Colorado Bowhunter Education Course requires that all students download and print a Student Consent Form. To attend the class, all students must bring the form signed and students under 18 years of age must have the form signed by a parent or legal guardian.

    Managed And Approved By:

    Colorado Parks & Wildlife

    http://cpw.state.co.us
  • Hunter Education Course


    Overview

    The Colorado Hunter Education Course requires that all students download and print a Student Consent Form. To attend the class, all students must bring the form signed and students under 18 years of age must have the form signed by a parent or legal guardian.

    Managed And Approved By:

    Colorado Parks & Wildlife

    http://cpw.state.co.us
  • Hunter Education Internet Conclusion Course


    Overview

    The Colorado INTERNET-BASED Hunter Education Course requires that all students download and print a Student Consent Form. To attend the class, all students must bring the form signed and students under 18 years of age must have the form signed by a parent or legal guardian.

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    Details

    The Colorado INTERNET-BASED Hunter Education Course is necessary for students to qualify for a Colorado Hunter Education Certificate. The major portion of this course is taken online, allowing the student to complete the mandatory homework. Registration for this event is only for students that have completed the online course.

    Internet-Based Courses

    There are four options available for taking the Internet course: three involve additional cost and one option is free. Learn more about Internet Courses for Hunter Education on the Colorado Parks and Wildlife website.

    Managed And Approved By:

    Colorado Parks & Wildlife

    http://cpw.state.co.us
  • Instructor Workshop


    Overview

    Instructor Workshops are continuing education trainings for active Colorado-certified hunter education instructors only. All Colorado hunter education instructors must attend a workshop every two years. These workshops are NOT open to the public.

    Managed And Approved By:

    Colorado Parks & Wildlife

    http://cpw.state.co.us