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BOATERexam.com takes you out of the textbook and into the captain's seat. Our course features tons of dynamic content, including hundreds of interactive and narrated animations.
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Lost your Washington Boater Education Card? Wondering how long your card is valid for? Check out our State Boaters Card FAQ page for quick answers to the most common questions about the Washington Boater Education card.
We found out a long time ago that people learn best when they can see what they're learning. Shouldn't you be tested the same way? We think so. We illustrate every one of our quiz and exam questions. And 95% of our students pass with flying colors. You will too!
Want to find out more about how BOATERexam.com works? From how long the course takes to what happens if you don’t pass the final exam, you’ll find it all in our handy Washington State Boater Safety Course FAQ.
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Have a quick question about Washington boating regulations? A great first stop is our Washington State Boating Laws page where we answer some of the most frequently asked questions about state boating laws, like who needs a Boater Education Card.
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