12/31/2019 7:30:00 AM Sheriff's department to sponsor snowmobile safety course
The Oneida County sheriff's office is sponsoring a Wisconsin DNR certified snowmobile safety course to be held in late January.
The date, times and location for the course are as follows: Monday Jan. 20, 2020, Tuesday, Jan. 21 , and Thursday, Jan. 23. Instruction will run from 4 to 7 p.m. each day. The course will be held at the Oneida County Law Enforcement center, located at 2000 East Winnebago Street, Rhinelander.
Age Requirement. Anyone born on or after January 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 via the Wisconsin DNR Go Wild web site. Please contact Deputy Michael Baran at the Oneida County Sheriff's Office, telephone number 715-493-0540 for more information on the course.
Students with special needs are asked to notify the department when register and request special accommodations that may be required for participation.
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