The Piscataquis Regional YMCA will again be hosting an ATV Safety Course with the Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife on Saturday, May 11 from 8:30am to 3:30pm that includes a one hour lunch break. There is a Subway, McDonald’s, Dunkin Donuts, A.E. Robinson Convenience Store and Mountains Market Deli all with two miles of the YMCA. The cost is $15 per person with 10-12 year old’s needing a parent present at the course and 13-18 year old’s needing a parent signature to attend the course. Cancellations must be received within 7 days of the course in order to receive a full refund. The class is limited to 25 participants and registration will open on April 8. Payment is due upon registering to secure a spot in the course. You can register online by clicking on the link below or download the registration form to print. Registration forms can be dropped at the Piscataquis Regional YMCA at 48 Park Street, Dover Foxcroft, ME 04426.
Participation in an ATV Safety course will teach how to properly operate and maintain an ATV. The laws, responsibilities and personal safety will also be covered. Passage of a final exam is required and you must attend the class in order to receive your certificate.
ATV Course details that total 6 hours:
- Proper Operation & Safety (Riding Skill-Equipment-Maintenance)= 2 hours
- Environmental/Landowner/Ethics= 1 hour, 30 minutes
- Map & Compass= 1 hour
- Emergencies & Survival= 40 minutes
- Laws= 30 minutes
- Self Help First Aid= 20 minutes
ATV SAFETY COURSE ONLINE REGISTRATION: https://ops1.operations.daxko.com/programs/redirector.aspx?cid=3039&pid=27965&sid=2336860
ATV SAFETY COURSE REGISTRATION FORM: ATV safety course registration form