U.S. Coast Guard 75 Ridge Rd, Newport, RI02840 This station of the U.S. Coast Guard is part of the Coast Guard's Southeastern New England sector. Located on Ridge Rd.…More in Newport, it is a small boat station that services multiple missions regarding maritime safety and security and national defense.
Confident Captain Ocean Pros 449 Thames St, Newport, RI02840 Confident Captain Ocean Pros specializes in nautical education and training. Confident Captain is open to aspiring…More sailors as well as established ones. Courses taught include, U.S. Coast Guard courses, First Responder, 3 week Yachtmaster Offshore certification (for the operation of vessels up to 200 tons), and a 5 and a half day basic safety training. Basic safety training includes hands on firefighting, personal survival training, personal safety, and first aid and CPR. Confident Captain Ocean Pros is located on Thames Street in the Aquidneck Mill Office.
The Rum Runner II offers adventurous motor boat tours of Newport Harbor that typically last about 75 minutes each.…More The Rum Runner II was built in 1929 for mobsters in New Jersey who needed to elude Coast Guard authorities during Prohibition. The Rum Runner II was a fast ship in its day and has subsequently been upgraded with two twin-turbo 350 horsepower motors. Rum Runner II offers daily tours out of Bannisters Wharf.