Become a WaterFire Boat Captain! - Captain's Training


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Tue Apr 04, 2017 05:30 PM - Thu Apr 13, 2017 07:30 PM


5 Hemlock StAnd 129 Dyer StProvidence, RI 02903


Captains training is a 2-part start into this opportunity. Here you will learn to drive both the Woodboats and the Guest Boats. With 4 On-River Courses with our Staff and Veteran Volunteers, followed by days of one-on-one Trainings. After Trainings are complete, opportunities to drive will start during Morning Builds and other non-event times until the the Volunteer Coordinator has evaluated your abilities.

- Must be 18+ - Have valid drivers license (for a car, not necessarily a boat.)- Be able to attend at least 3/4 On River Trainings. (Attending all is preferred.) - Must complete at least 3 one-on-one Trainings. - Must be able to attend at least 6 Full WaterFire events.

WaterFire Captain are the leaders of the event on the river, and have a direct impact on the artwork itself!

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  • Water Recreation
  • Visual Arts

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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