About the Study Guide

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've completed the material of Unit 2 of the online boating safety course!

You should now:

  • Be able to cast off and dock under different wind and current conditions
  • Know three major responsibilities of a boat operator
  • Know what to do when encountering another boat
  • Know types of night navigation lights and how to interpret them
  • Be able to use and interpret sound signals