Learn the fundamentals of boating safety with this award-winning, interactive boating skills trainer.

Life-Saving, Award-Winning Courses

The award-winning Boating Skills Virtual Trainer™ offers a realistic boating experience using sophisticated water physics developed by Virtual Driver Interactive. To ensure the utmost accuracy and relevancy, course content is provided by the US Power Squadrons® , with input from the National Safe Boating Council, The Boat U.S. Foundation, Brunswick Marine, Mercury Marine and Boston Whaler.


Recognized for Our Commitment to Innovation​

The Boating Skills Virtual Trainer received the 2015 Innovations Award from The National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA)  at the 2015 Annual NASBLA Conference in Wichita, Kansas. The NASBLA Innovations Award is presented annually to the program or initiative that demonstrates the highest level of innovation leading to advances in boating safety.

Simple Setup, Immersive Training

For the most realistic boating experience, we offer a setup that is true-to-life – offering students the ability to be fully confident in their training.





Boating safety is the priority of the United States Power Squadrons. Offering this hands-on simulator will be a fun experience among new and experienced boaters alike.

Lisa Herndon, Project Manager Boating Skills Virtual Trainer USPS

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