Stand Up Paddleboards

Introduction Thumbnail
Getting Started Thumbnail
Getting Started
Preparation Thumbnail
Life Jackets Thumbnail
Life Jackets
Transportation Thumbnail
Safety Guidelines Thumbnail
Safety Guidelines
​Navigation Rules​ Thumbnail
Navigation Rules​
Aids To Navigation and Restrictions​ Thumbnail
Aids To Navigation & Restrictions​
Proper Conduct​ Thumbnail
Proper Conduct​
Paddling Under The Influence​ Thumbnail
Paddling Under The Influence​
Conclusion​ Thumbnail

This 16 minute presentation guides you through the most important safety guidelines for renting and operating a Paddleboard.

Separated into eleven short sections, you'll learn about safety precautions, general operation, and more to make your experience both safe and fun! Don't forget to also take our ten question assessment to see how much you learned.

Personal Watercraft Test

Be sure to watch all the videos above before begining the assessment.


  1. Which of the following statements is incorrect as it pertains to your role as a PWC operator?

  2. Which of the following statements is not true about lifejacket wear while operating or riding a PWC?

  3. Before starting the engine, what action should you take as the PWC operator ?

  4. The throttle on a PWC controls your:

  5. Which of the following is considered correct and safe operation of a PWC?

  6. PWC Operation is safe and acceptable in which of the following conditions:

  7. It’s strongly recommended to wear protective clothing such as a wet suit or a wet suit bottom while operating the PWC for the following reason:

  8. Regarding children and PWC’s, which of the following statements is incorrect?

  9. If you capsize in open water, it is recommended to swim to the rear of the PWC to turn it upright. When doing so, the following procedure is recommended:

  10. Which of the following is an example of safe and responsible PWC operation?