About the Study Guide

You are looking at a preview of what’s in the timed California Boat Ed Course. Feel free to look around, but you’ll need to register to begin progress toward getting your California Boater Card.

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Certain bodies of water have local restrictions as to type of watercraft, areas open to use, permitted speeds, usage times, speed zones, and pollution and sanitation control. Boaters must comply with local rules as well as with state laws.