NEWS RELEASE Nov. 7, 2011 For immediate release Get certified to operate a snowmobile by taking an online course at snowmobile-ed.com Early season snow storms signal that it's time to get certified to safely operate a snowmobile at www.snowmobile-ed.com. Students can study for free at snowmobile-ed.com, paying only when they pass their certification exam. "We've worked with state snowmobile safety agencies to develop approved and recognized online snowmobiling safety courses," said Kurt Kalkomey, president of Kalkomey Enterprises, Inc. "By taking an online course, students receive a high-quality education while learning at their own pace." The course features interactive animations and illustrations that make it fun and easy to learn how to enjoy snowmobiling while staying safe. Students taking the course will learn how to: • Maintain, operate and store their snowmobiles • Dress for the weather • Determine what protective gear is needed • Safely ride a snowmobile in a variety of situations • Deal with unexpected conditions • Follow state laws Students who must receive their certification to operate a snowmobile pay a one-time fee, which is due only if they pass the test. Students can take the test as many times as they need to pass it. Snowmobiling can be a fun, healthy recreational pastime that can introduce people to beautiful areas they might otherwise never see. To get started, students should visit www.snowmobile-ed.com and choose their state. After passing the test, students should print out their temporary snowmobile safety certificate before getting out there to enjoy the snow. About Kalkomey Kalkomey, parent company of snowmobile-ed.com, is the official provider of recreational safety education materials for all 50 states. Our print and Internet courses have been providing official safety certification since 1995. We provide safety courses in boating, hunting, bowhunting, and off-road vehicle (ORV) and snowmobile operation. For more information, visit http://www.kalkomey.com/. Find us on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/Kalkomey.