Payment Options

Two options to obtain your Oregon Boater Education Card

The Online Oregon Boating Safety Course and Certification Exam has a one-time fee of $29.95 paid to BoaterExam. There is an additional $10.00 fee that must be paid to the Oregon State Marine Board for printing of the permanent Oregon Boater Education Card. There are two payment options:

Option 1: Full-Serve Payment

Let BoaterExam handle the paperwork for you. During the payment process, you may choose the "full serve" option where we will collect the $10 fee and remit the fee to the OSMB on your behalf:

  • Pay the $10.00 State fee online (no transaction fees)
  • Print a Certificate of Completion (valid temporary card for 60 days)
  • BoaterExam sends your information and the $10 card fee to the Oregon State Marine Board
  • Your Official Oregon Boater Education Card is mailed to your home within 3-5 weeks

Option 2: Self-Serve Payment

Fill out an application form and send it to the OSMB along with the required $10.00 fee yourself:

  • Print the BoaterExam Certificate of Completion
  • Print and fully complete the application form
  • Mail a copy of your certificate of completion, the application form, and a $10.00 check or money order to the Oregon State Marine Board
  • After your application has been received, you Official Oregon Boater Education Card is mailed to your home within 3-5 weeks