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

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  • When operating a PWC, you must reduce speed to no wake or idle speed when within 50 feet of:
    • Docks, piers, or boathouses
    • Boat ramps
    • Persons in the water (note this does not apply to your towed skier)
    • Another vessel other than a PWC