Free Snowmobile Safety Course – Saturday, December 1, 2018 at Howard Volunteer Fire Hall
The Bath Sno-Flakes Snowmobile Association is offering a free Snowmobile Safety Class on Saturday, December 1 at the Howard Fire Hall for those 10 years of age and over. The GPS address is Howard Volunteer Fire Hall, 3622 CR 70A, Avoca, NY.Registration is from 7:00 – 7:30 a.m. A Parent or Guardian signature will be required on the paperwork. Please arrive within that time so that the class can start on time. The class will go until 4 at the latest but may finish earlier. Lunch will be provided for free by the Bath Sno-Flakes Snowmobile Association. There will also be a short break in the morning and afternoon. Pre Registration is preferred so please call Bob and Val Clark at 607-776-2261 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to get on the list to take the course. For more information about the Bath Sno-Flakes Snowmobile Association visit www.bathsnowmobileclub.com
New York State is a leader in snowmobile education, and offers operator training for snowmobilers of all ages beginning at age 10 through adulthood. This course provides fundamental information which all snowmobilers should possess in order to ensure the safety of riders and other trail users. Successful completion of this course results in the award of a NYS Snowmobile Safety Certificate. Courses are taught by experienced snowmobilers who volunteer their time to make the sport safer and more enjoyable for everyone. Youth ages 14 through 17 years old may operate a snowmobile, on lands upon which snowmobiling is allowed, without adult or other supervision if they have completed a snowmobile safety training course recognized by the State of New York. If youth ages 14 through 17 years have not completed the training course, they may operate a snowmobile if accompanied by (within 500 feet of) a person who is at least 18 years of age. Youth ages 10 through 13 may operate a snowmobile, on lands upon which snowmobiling is allowed, if they have completed a snowmobile safety training course recognized by the State of New York and are accompanied by (within 500 feet of) a person who is at least 18 years of age. Children less than 10 years old or less than age 14 without a safety certificate may operate a snowmobile only on lands owned or leased by their parent or guardian.
Howard Fire Hall
3622 Steuben 70A
Avoca, New York 14809