Time to get ready for snowmobile season with safety training
Courtesy of the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office
The Oneida County Sheriff’s Office is sponsoring a Wisconsin DNR certified snowmobile safety course. The date, times and location for the course are as follows:
In conjunction with the New-Tom Snow Fleas Snowmobile Club, Saturday, Dec. 12 and Sunday, Dec. 13, 2015. Course times are from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 12 and 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Dec. 13. The course will be held at the New Tom Snow Fleas groomer barn located at 6777 Badger RD, Lake Tomahawk, WI.
Anyone born on or after Jan. 1, 1985 and at least 12 years old must have snowmobile safety certification to operate on public areas.
Students are now required to obtain a DNR customer ID number for any recreational safety class they attend. Contact the DNR at 1-888-936-7463 to obtain this number before the course begins.
Students must be 12 years old to enroll. There is no maximum age, and parents and adults are encouraged to enroll and participate in this course. Cost for each course is $10 per person.
Advanced online registration is required. Register for the course at:
https://jc.activeoutdoorsolutions.com/wise_student/app/classSearch.do. Select snowmobile for course then Oneida County for location. On the far right hand side of the course information box will be an icon “enroll”. Click on that and follow the directions to enroll. Contact Deputy Brad Fogerty at the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office, telephone number 715-361-5132 for more information on the course.
STUDENTS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS ARE ASKED TO NOTIFY THE DEPARTMENT WHEN REGISTERING AND REQUEST SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS THAT MAY BE REQUIRED FOR PARTICIPATION.