Get your Boat Operators Licence - Online

Canada and many states in the USA now require pleasure craft pleasure boat operators to complete a boaters safety exam and hold a valid boat operators license when operating a motor boat.

Provided below are links to obtaining your boaters card online.

  • Washington State - State law requires operators of motorboats with 15 horsepower or greater to take a safety education course to operate a boat in Washington. Boaters can take an education course in a classroom, online, or at home.
  • Florida - Anyone born on or after January 1, 1988 who operates a vessel powered by 10 horsepower or more must pass an approved boater safety course and have in his/her possession photographic identification and a boating safety education identification card issued by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
  • Oregon - law requires boaters to take a course on basic boating skills and/or pass a test to demonstrate basic boating knowledge. Upon passing a test, the boater needs to apply for a boater education card which s/he must carry when operating a power boat more than 10 hp.

If you live in other parts of the USA - Visit other USA boating licence locations

If you live in Canada - Visit our Canadian Boating Licence page