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

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Permits for regattas, motorboat races, or other boat races; marine parades; tournaments; or exhibitions to be held on state waters must be obtained from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources in advance of the event.

If the event is being held on federally controlled waters, a permit from the U.S. Coast Guard is required.