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Coast Guard Certification

Coast Guard rules for charter boats:

  • Coast Guard Certified vessels are those boats permitted to take on more than 12 passengers for hire.
  • The boats are regularly inspected by the Coast Guard to ensure all safety equipment and TRAINING of the Captain and crew are monitored. That the design of the boat itself is maximized for safety and must past inspections of the physical vessel. Rigorous tests are done for stability.
  • Coast Guard Certified vessels are insured more heavily/thoroughly. The dock at which you are is also important to be a commercial dock and carry adequate insurance coverage.
  • Boats which are not Coast Guard Certified vessels may carry up to 6 passengers. The Captain must have a valid Captains license and insurances.

More information about Coast Guard Certification

Beware of Unlicensed Uninspected Charter Boats




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4737 Gulf Boulevard
St. Pete Beach FL 33706 USA
Located in the Dolphin Village Shopping Center behind CVS Pharmacy

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Coast Guard Certified

Look for the Coast Guard Certification on all our vessels. Learn more about what it means to be Coast Guard Certified.




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