Texas Parks and Wildlife

Marine Safety Enforcement Officer Training

#3960 – Marine Safety Enforcement Officer Certification Course (V1.1)

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Marine Safety Enforcement Officer Certification Course

In accordance with the provisions laid out in Chapter 31 of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Code governing Marine Safety Enforcement Officers,  this course provides a comprehensive overview of all the Texas boating laws, applicable US Coast Guard regulations, inland navigation rules and administrative rules adopted by the TPWD Commission applicable to the public waters of the state. Upon successful completion of this course, students will demonstrate mastery of the course materials objective testing.  

This course is designed to provide state, county, local and tribal law enforcement in the maritime domain a basic knowledge to successfully perform their missions of keeping the public safe on the state’s public waterways.

Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this course the student will –

  • Understand the current recreational boating environment and its economic impact
  • Understand the how to find resources in the Texas Water Safety Act Book
  • Know the applicable provisions in the code related to recreational boat titling & registration
  • Know the applicable provisions in the code related to required safety equipment on a recreational vessel
  • Know the applicable provisions in the code related to operations, accident reporting and boater education requirements
  • Know the applicable provisions in the code related to enforcement & penalties
  • Know the applicable provisions in the code related to boat ramps, buoys &markers
  • Know the applicable provisions in the code related to party boats
  • Know the applicable provisions in the various state and federal codes applicable to Texas public waters
  • Understand the reporting requirements of an MSEO

Lessons

STEP 3) Exam

Length: 30 minutesComplexity: Standard

Below is the final exam. Once completed and successful, you will receive a confirmation email. You must complete the Survey before you can access your Certificate of Completion. Thank you!

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