Snohomish County Sheriff’s Marine Unit to Hold Boating Safety Class

Marine Unit to Hold Boating Safety Class FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  April 24, 2015
CONTACT: Shari Ireton, Director of Communications, Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, 425-388-3377, Media line: 425-249-6263

MARYSVILLE, Wash. – The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office marine unit will hold a free class, “Adventures in Boating,” for boaters who wish to earn their Washington State boater education card on Sunday, May 3 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the North Precinct (15100 40th Ave NE, Marysville).  Washington state law requires that anyone 58 years-old and younger who will operate watercraft with at least 15 horsepower engines have the card.  The class will feature vessels from the marine unit for an interactive, hands-on experience.

The class is free, but registration is required. Contact Master Patrol Deputy Bryson McGee at