Boating Safety Course Overview

Texas Boating Safety Course Overview

Get your Texas Boater Education Certificate in three easy steps!

1.One-time payment — unlimited free retries

  • Pay the one-time fee of $19.95
  • 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
  • 75 multiple-choice visual exam questions
  • 80% required to pass (60 correct answers)

3. Get your Texas Boater Education Certificate

  • Your temporary card is available to print immediately after passing
  • Your permanent card issued by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department will be mailed to your home within 4-6 weeks

Texas Boating License or Boating Safety 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 Texas Boating License!