About the Study Guide

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

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DC certificate of registration

This Certificate of Number (pocket-sized registration card) must be on board and available for inspection by an enforcement officer whenever the vessel is being operated.

The Certificate of Number and validation stickers are obtained by submitting the proper application and fee to the Harbor Master at the Metropolitan Police Department.