The LOWA Boat Operators Safety Education Course is made up of two test options:
Short Course -- If you have taken and passed the Commonwealth of Virginia Boater Safety
Education course, you are eligible to take the LOWA Short Course and test, which consists
of 20 questions.
Long Course -- Everyone who has not taken the Commonwealth of Virginia Boater Safety
Education course must take the LOWA Long Course and test, which consists of 40 questions.
Everyone, resident or guest, who takes the test must have his/her own unique e-mail
address in order to create a record (or Account) in the LOWA data base.
You must achieve a score of 90% or above to pass either test.