Required Boat Operator Training


               All new residents, after January 1, 2002, are required to complete an approved boating safety course, or provide proof that they have passed the test. 


            NO ONE under the age of 14 shall operate any watercraft, including personal watercraft,

            at anytime.   The owner(s) shall be held responsible.


           All 14 through 18 year olds, operating any watercraft, including personal watercraft, on

           CapitolBeachLake, shall submit to CBCA, a copy of their certificate of boating safety

           course completion.   Failure to submit a certificate will result in an immediate 30-day

           suspension of boating  privileges for the owner of the offending watercraft.


          It is unlawful for any watercraft operator (including personal watercraft) under the age of

          16 years to tow a skier, tuber, wake boarder, etc.


          For dates of registered boating safety courses, check the Game & Parks Commission’s

          website at: 

 Revised – April 2013