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

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  • You may not operate a PWC within 500 feet of a designated swim area. If a launch area exists within the 500-foot exclusion area, a PWC may access and exit the launch area at no more than 10 mph.
  • A PWC may not be operated at greater than 5 mph within 100 feet of:
    • A shoreline
    • A dock
    • A raft
    • An anchored boat