Watercraft Courses

Ohio Boater's Education Course

Barberton Parks and Recreation offers the NASBLA approved Ohio Boater's Education Course required for Ohio boaters born on or after January 1st, 1982. Classes include material such as basic practice, laws, navigation, and water sport safety.  All classes run 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. Pizza and chips are provided. Registration must be done in advance. Please call 330-861-7135, or register online here

Fees: $10 for 18 and above, no fee for ages 17 and under.
Ages: All ages welcome
Time: 8 am- 3 pm
Location: Parks Office located at 500 West Hopocan Ave. Barberton, OH 44203
Dates: April 13, May 4, June 8, Aug. 10, Sept. 14, and Oct. 5.


Funded through a grant from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Watercraft Division