“Boating and Water Safety Videos For Kids and Families” DVDs
Titles: DVD 1 – General Boating & Water Safety: 1) Safety By The Baker’s Dozen, 2) Reach, Throw, Row, & Go; 3) Skipper Incapacitated; 4) All about PFDs (Life Jackets); 5) Sea Quest Kids Boat Building. Run Time 1 hour and 25 minutes
DVD 2 – Running A Boat/Basic Skills & Knowledge: Includes segments on 1) Tying knots, 2) Docking, 3) Anchoring, 4) Telling The Weather, 5) Environmental Awareness, 6) Electronics and Gauges, 7) Engines & Gauges, 8) Sea Quest Kids Boat Building. Run Time 1 hour and 36 minutes
DVE 3 – Running A Boat – Power & Sail: 1) Powerboats; 2) Sailboats: 3) Special needs boating: 4) Sea Quest Kids Boat Building Run Time 1 hour and 20 minutes
DVD 4 – Navigation Skills: 1) Navigation by GPS, Charts, and Compass; 2) Telling Directions; 3) Telling Time; 4) Review of Safety By The Baker’s Dozen; 5) Sea Quest Kids Boat Building. Run Time 1hour and 27 minutes
DVD 5 – Personal Water Craft Safety: 1) Laws Concerning PWCs; 2) PWC General Descriptions, 3) Safety Equipment & Issues; 4) Operating On The Water; 5) Launching; 6) Rules of the Road; 7) Getting On The Trailer; 8) Sea Quest Kids Boat Building; Run Time 39 minutes
DVD 6 – Water Ski Safety: 1) Fourteen Points of Water Ski Safety; 2) Equipment Checks Before Going On The Water; 3) The Boat & Captain; 4) Water Ski Signals; 5) Slalom Skiing, Skiing Two Skis & Shows Signals; 6) Trick Skiing; 7) Special Tip On How To Fall; 8) Ski Jumping; 9) Tow Rope Lengths; 10) Running Gear on the Boat; 11) American Water Ski Education Foundation (AWSEF) Hall of Fame; 12) Sea Quest Kids Boat Building; Run Time 49 minutes
The Making Of The “Boating And Water Safety Videos For Kids and Families” DVDs:
Two and a half years in the making; shot in seven countries; more than 140 hours of HD video recorded; the “Boating and Water Safety Videos For Kids and Families” is a production of Sea Quest Kids KBN Sea Action new and Advance America Foundation Film And Television Division. The KBN Sea Action News Team is a fabulous world wide group of reporters, bureau chiefs, and news anchors ranging in age from 4 years old to 22 years old.
The videos are set up as a news broadcast with three co-anchors at a main news desk. The co-anchors came up with the safety subjects and throw them to the field reporters who then demonstrate the safety subject either by themselves or with the help of other kids and adults.
There are also special reports, special reminders, and safety tips which are given by professionals in boating and water safety, Included are interviews with people who have actually used the safety techniques and procedures to save their own lives and the lives of others. The message is, “They really work!”
The videos are meant to be used as an entertaining and fun teaching tool for kids and families as as an audio visual aid for boating safety education classes.
Sea Quest Kids exclusively has Jeffery, the boating safety comic. With Jeffery, the fun graphics, and sound effects, kids and adults love the “Boating and Water Safety Videos For Kids and Families”. Even long time veteran boaters say they learn things from the series and they are excited about the format!
Remember: There is no substitute for being boating safety certified! KBN Sea Action News just makes the experience of learning more fun and easy to go back to. It’s a great way to get boat passengers up to speed quickly before they go out on the water or even while you are on the water!
Numerous boating safety officials have rated the “Boating and Water Safety Videos For Kids and Families” the best production, best information, and best presentation in the industry! However, remember to take Coast Guard Auxiliary and Power Squadrons safety courses!