About the Study Guide

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

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Requirements for vessel registration vary from state to state. In Mississippi, you must have a Mississippi Certificate of Number (boat registration) and validation decals to operate your vessel legally on Mississippi waters. Vessels that are required to be registered in Mississippi are:

  • Any motorized vessel
  • All sailboats (with or without motors)