By: Sheriff's Office
The Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office will hold New York State Boaters Safety Courses in the month of June.
Persons between the ages of 10 and 18 must have attended a boater safety course in order to operate a boat. Persons 14 years old to adults must attend to operate a personal watercraft in New York State. As of 2004, anyone who operates a personal watercraft in New York State must have attended a NYS required eight hour boater safety course.
Those wishing to take the course must attend both days of the class. Read more