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Boat driver’s license

The good news for those interested in boating: Anyone born before 1 January 1988 does not need a boating license in Florida! All you have to do is have a Class B driving license. Anyone born after 1 January 1988 must complete an approx. 4-hour online course to obtain the boating license valid in Florida (Florida Boating Safety  Identification Card)

minimum age

The minimum age for renting a boat is 21 years. Please note that leaving the tax to under-21s is also prohibited

knowledge

The minimum age for renting a boat is 21 years. Please note that leaving the tax to under-21s is also prohibited

insurance

Charter insurances / suretyship insuranceThe Hamburg Yacht Insurance crew makes your charterer trip watertight! For charter insurance, the Hamburg Yacht Insurance Company is the right contact person.The company offers you the possibility to individually conclude the Skipper Liability, Surety and Accident Insurance as well as the Travel Cancellation Insurance with the option of Insolvency Protection. Your advantage? Individual insurance cover according to your needs! The Hamburg Yacht Insurance – Fast – Easy – Safe!

Tank and fuel

One can calculate as a guideline for the fuel consumption 15 liters per hour and engine. Of course, the used is also dependent on the driving style and the motorization of the boat. Normally one tank full enough for 3-4 exits. During the briefing before departure it is explained where the nearest petrol stations are to be found.

Life jackets – safety equipment

The boat always has the prescribed safety equipment. It should be noted that children under 12 years are required to carry life vests on board.