Be Prepared for the Water


Yamaha - Boating Checklist
  • Personal Flotation Device
    (1 for each person)
  • VHF Radio
  • First Aid Kit
  • Throwable Cushion or Ring
  • U.S. Coast Guard Kit

Waverunner Checklist

Yamaha - Boating Checklist
  • Personal Flotation Device
    (1 for each person)
  • Wetsuit
  • Gloves
  • Booties
  • Whistles

SMART START. we're committed to making your experience fun. We're even more committed to educating you. Please take a few moments to familiarize yourself and your family with these basic rules of the water. Have Fun. Be Smart.


Yamaha's orientation to watercraft riding, this video is a must-see for all new water vehicle operators and passengers.

Educational Resources

Important Tips

This poster provides useful information about your PWC’s controls, avoiding collisions, and other important tips.

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Owners Manuals

Learn about your watercraft's specific features, maintenance, and operation.

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Know Your Boundaries

Use these step-by-step instructions to show another person how to operate your boat.

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Additional Resources

Riding Practice Tips

A guide to help the new PWC operator learn techniques and develop skills. Every person who intends to operate or ride as a passenger on a water vehicle should read this handbook.

Personal WaterCraft Renter Orientation Checklist

Here's a resource for PWC renters that can make your WaveRunner rental experience more satisfying.

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Personal WaterCraft
Rental Tips

A helpful resource you can draw from to develop an awareness program. Specific to your rental operation, environment and local laws, and regulations.

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State Boating Law

Read about the latest boating laws and riding practices.

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