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Module 03 - Getting on the Water

    1. Checking Local Weather and Water Conditions
    2. Boater Skill Level and Poor Weather Conditions
    3. Using Your Local Weather and Water Reports
    4. Using Your Local Weather and Water Reports Continued
    5. Identifying Dangerous Weather and Water Conditions
    6. Staying Safe in Stormy Weather
    7. Staying Safe in Stormy Weather Continued
    8. Checking For Local Hazards
    9. What is a Float Plan?
    10. Maintaining Your Boat
    11. Boat Storage Procedures
    12. Towing and Trailering Requirements
    13. Choosing the Right Trailer
    14. Towing Your Boat
    15. Boat Trailering Tips
    16. How to Launch Your Boat
    17. How to Load Your Boat
    18. Planning Ahead
    19. Safety Precautions For Fueling
    20. How to Fuel a Boat
    21. How to Fuel a Personal Watercraft (PWC)
    22. How to Fuel a Portable Tank
    23. Docking Procedures
    24. How To Cast Off From the Dock
    25. How To Return to the Dock (Using the Wind or Current):
    26. Anchoring
    27. How to Anchor Your Boat
    28. Anchoring Safety Tips
    29. What is a Pre-Departure Checklist?
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