Motorboating Merit Badge


Jul 17, 2021 to Jul 18, 2021



Denver Fire Department
3956 N Highway 16
Denver, NC 28037
Location Phone: (704) 483-5115


Classroom Location: Denver Fire Department - 3956 N. Highway 16 Denver, NC 28037.

Date: Saturday, July 17th, 2021 from 8:30 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. & Sunday, July 18th, 2021 from 8:30 A.M. - 3 P.M.

On-Water Portion: this will be scheduled in small groups at a later day and time this summer; NOTE: there is one prerequisite prior to the on-water portion; participants must complete Requirement 2A: pass the BSA Swimmer Test.

Cost: $25 per participant (class is limited to the first 25 scouts to register online).

Lunch: must be provided by the participant (local options available).

This class will include:

  • Completion and certification of the National Boating Safety Card (the certifying organization is the US Coast Guard Auxiliary).
  • Instruction of on / off - water requirements 1-4 under the Motorboating Merit Badge.
  • Instruction of on - water requirements 5 A-G under the Motorboating Merit Badge.

This event is sponsored by Sea Scout Ship 459 and the U.S. Coat Guard Auxillary Flotilla Unit 26-04 (Lake Norman West) under the Heartland District.