Folsom Powerboat Clinic


This class is for those wishing to learn the art of handling a recreational “ski” boat.  Emphasis is placed on the skill of driving a powerboat on Folsom Lake simulating towing a skier or boarder, transitioning for “low speed” to “on plane”, high speed turns and returning to a down skier/boarder.  Information based on USA Water Ski Trained Driver Practical.

people on a speedboat

Prerequisite: Students must have successfully completed the Basic Power Boating class.

The book used for this course if the California Course for Safe Boating. You can view an online version of this book here: online textbook. Picking up your book early is recommended but not required.

Course Details

Length: 2 Hours
Minimum Enrollment: 3
Maximum Enrollment: 8
Minimum Age Requirement: 12


Sac State Students: $45
Affiliates: $55
General Public: $60

2020 Folsom Power Boat Clinic Schedule

Section Date Day Time
BoatClinic01 Mar 19 Th 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
BoatClinic02 Apr 9 Th 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
BoatClinic03 May 21 Th 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
BoatClinic04 Jun 11 Th 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
BoatClinic05 Jun 25 Th 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
BoatClinic06 Jul 16 Th 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
BoatClinic07 Jul 30 Th 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
BoatClinic08 Aug 20 Th 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
BoatClinic09 Sep 17 Th 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

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