The BoatUS Foundation's Online Course is the only free Online Boating Safety Course approved by the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources.
In West Virginia, all persons born after December 31, 1986 must complete a boating education course before operating a motorboat or personal watercraft.
For more information on West Virginia's boating regulations, click State Requirements above. The BoatUS Foundation's West Virginia Boating course consists of 6 lessons and a Final Exam. Each lesson has a 10-question quiz at the end. The Final exam is 75 questions and you must pass with with a score of 80% or better.
To get your West Virginia Boating Safety Certificate, follow these 3 simple steps: