Boating

Boating Education

Learn the Ropes. Take a Course.

Education for all ages is highly recommended. Know before you go.
**Utah requires a mandatory youth certification course for Personal Watercraft (PWC).**

What You Need To Know

Utah Boating Regulations & Course Certifications
Don’t wave your right to the best boating experience of your life.
Navigate your correct course. It’s a matter of age. Find the answers below to the age-old certifications needed.

Boaters who are not residents of Utah are required to take the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources Aquatic Invasive Species Education Course as part of their “Mussel-Aware Boater Program.” The course is voluntary for Utah residents.

Chart Your Course:

  1. Mandatory Youth Personal Watercraft (PWC) Certification Ages 12-17.
  2. Adult Education Courses (Ages 17 and older).
  3. Test Your Boating IQ
  4. Aquatic Invasive Species Education Course

Mandatory Youth PWC Education Course

Adult Education Courses

Test Your Boating IQ

Take the AIS Education Course