Boating Safety Course Overview

Illinois Boating Safety Course Overview

Get your Illinois Boating Education Certificate in three easy steps!

1. One-time payment — unlimited free retries

  • Pay the one-time fee of $29.95
  • Free unlimited retries of the final exam
Start the Course

2. Study the Online Boating Safety Course

  • Learn with hundreds of narrated animations
  • Test your knowledge with quizzes after each chapter
  • 60 multiple-choice visual exam questions
  • 80% required to pass (48 correct answers)

3. Get your Illinois Boating Education Certificate

  • Print a temporary card immediately after passing
  • Your permanent card will be mailed to your home within 3-5 weeks

Boating License or Boating Education Certificate... is there a difference?

The boater education card is proof that you have successfully completed a boating safety course. The boater education card does not expire and does not need to be renewed. Therefore, it is NOT a Illinois Boating License!