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Coastguard Boating Education hosts International Maritime Rescue Federation Representatives

Coastguard Boating Education hosts International Maritime Rescue Federation Representatives Coastguard Boating Education hosted international representatives from the IMRF (International Maritime Rescue Federation) during their visit to New Zealand on March 14th.    IMRF CEO Bruce Reid commended CBE “on the great work CBE is doing in... > Read more

Advice for Boaties ahead of Tropical Cyclone Lusi

Advice for Boaties ahead of Tropical Cyclone Lusi Source: www.stuff.co.nz Coastguard Boating Education General Manager Neil Murray offers some timely advice for boaties ahead of this weekend’s predicted tropical cyclone Lusi. Neil says... > Read more

Brooke Archbold has been made a Member of the NZ Order of Merit

Brooke Archbold has been made a Member of the NZ Order of Merit Brooke Archbold has been made a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit  (MNZM) in the 2014 New Year Honours List for services to Coastguard.  Brookes New Years honours award is a testament to the... > Read more

NZ children take to the water with safe boating messages

NZ children take to the water with safe boating messages New Zealand’s leading boating educator says it’s more important than ever for children and their families to learn about safety on the water.The comments from Coastguard Boating Education (CBE) came as... > Read more

Coastguard Boating Education launches Legal and Safe Ship Management course

Coastguard Boating Education launches Legal and Safe Ship Management Course Coastguard Boating Education has introduced this new course for those intending to own or operate small commercial craft.   CBE General Manager Neil Murray says that “the Legal and... > Read more

Coastguard Boating Education wins Sealord WSNZ Award

Coastguard Boating Education wins Sealord WSNZ Award Coastguard Boating Education’s Safe Boating Programme won the Prevention Award at the International Water Safety and Aquatic Education Conference held in Queenstown in October of this year. ... > Read more

Northern Arena Swimming Pool receives Safe Boating Programme Equipment

Northern Arena Swimming Pool receives Safe Boating Programme Equipment From left: Chanelle & Mark (Northern Arena) and John Read (Training Manager, Coastguard Boating Education) Coastguard Boating Education (CBE) and Northern Arena are working together to promote boating... > Read more

Coastguard Boating Education is making a Splash in Local Pools

Coastguard Boating Education is making a Splash in Local Pools Coastguard Boating Education has dived into promoting their Safe Boating Programme by endorsing existing swim programmes who meet the specified criteria for delivery, running at both private and public pools, clubs, schools... > Read more

2012 Water Safety TV Ad Campaign

Great ad from Water Safety New Zealand. Boating, it's our way of life. > Read more

Safety first out on the water

Safety first out on the water Coastguard Boating Education's General Manager Neil Murray Many Kiwi boaties are no doubt hoping to take their crafts out on the water for the first long weekend of spring. The weather's not looking great but that won't stop... > Read more

Michael Wang Interviewed by World TV Chinese Ltd.

Michael Wang Interviewed by World TV Chinese Ltd. Our mandarin speaking tutor was recently interviewed by World TV Chinese.... > Read more

*NEW* Flashcards

Flashcards This set of 84 individual flash cards covering navigational buoyage and collision prevention rules (NZ and international), feature realistic digital images of buoys,... > Read more

The Give Way Rules at Sea Never Change

The Give Way Rules at Sea never change The give way rules on the road have changed, however the Give... > Read more

Crew Change at Coastguard Boating Education

Crew Change at Coastguard Boating Education With the New Year comes a change of crew at the... > Read more

Folau Mau – Journey Safely. A boating safety initiative awarded for its spirit of cooperation.

Media Release 1/12/2011 Folau Mau – Journey Safely. A boating safety initiative awarded for its spirit of cooperation. Folau Mau translated means journey safely.... > Read more

Coastguard Boating Education Conference National Award Winners

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CBES National Conference, Full Steam Ahead

CBES National Conference, Full Steam Ahead That’s right; on Saturday 29th October Coastguard Boating Education (CBES) will be hosting its national conference at the prestigious... > Read more

Katie McNabb appointed as a Director on the CBES Board

Katie McNabb appointed as a Director on the Coastguard Boating Education BoardCoastguard Boating Education (CBES) Chairman, Brooke Archbold, is pleased to announce the appointment of Katie McNabb... > Read more

Club Safety Boat Operator Course for Rowing Clubs is now available at Coastguard Boating Education

Club Safety Boat Operator Course for Rowing Clubs is now available at Coastguard Boating Education A new (Rowing Club version) Club Safety Boat Operator Course is now available nationally... > Read more

Get your VHF Call Sign in an instant click

Get your VHF Call Sign in an instant click The VHF radio is an important means of communication on any boat, large or small, recreational or commercial.  Are you aware that maritime... > Read more

*NEW* Chartwork Plotter
International Certificate of Competence (ICC) now available to NZ Citizens
Bar Crossing Course now available at Coastguard Boating Education
CBES Chairman of the Board awarded Life Membership to CNZ
Day Skipper & Boatmaster Unit Standards increase in Value
Sail Nelson - NZ RYA School of the Year Award 2010
Coastguard Boating Education tutors receive recognition
Boat Shows and Events 2011
RYA boating books now available on the CBES website
Ask the RYA Experts: Boat Handling - In Difficult Conditions
RYA Top tips: Launch & Recovery
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