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Who needs the Georgia Boater Education Card?

Anyone born on or after Jan 1, 1998, must have a Georgia Boater Education Card to operate any motorized watercraft. BOATERexam.com® is a delegated provider for the Georgia Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division.

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Who needs the Georgia Boater Card?

Known as the "Kile Glover Boat Education Law," the new law requires that anyone born on or after January 1, 1998, who operates any motorized vessel on Georgia waters must complete a boating safety education course and carry a Georgia Boater Education Card (also referred to as the Georgia Boating License).

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Georgia Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some common questions about safe boating rules & regulations.

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How much does the boat safety course cost?

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There is a one-time fee of $34.95 paid to BOATERexam.com®. It includes unlimited attempts at the final exam.

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What payment methods are accepted?

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We accept payments by VISA, Mastercard, AMEX, PayPal, and Prepaid vouchers.

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What is the "Certificate of Completion"?

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The Certificate of Completion is a temporary proof of competency and proves that you took a boater education course and passed.

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What is the Georgia Boater Education Card?

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Georgia Boater Education Card (also known as the Georgia boating license or boaters license) is proof that you have met the mandatory boat safety education requirements for the State of Georgia. The Georgia Boater Education Card is good for life and does not need to be renewed.

Q.

I do not have a driver's license. Can I still get the Georgia boater license?

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Yes. You are not required to have a state driver's license in order to obtain a Boater Education Card.

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How can I get my Georgia boating license?

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You can obtain your Georgia Boater Education Card in 3 easy steps:

  1. Pay the one-time fee of $34.95 – free unlimited retries of the final exam
  2. Study the Georgia Boating Safety Course, and pass the final exam
  3. Print your Certificate of Completion, and receive your permanent Georgia Boater Education Card in the mail within 8-10 business days

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How long is the boat safety course and boater license good for?

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The boater license is good for life.

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Is anyone exempt from obtaining the Georgia boating license?

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Check out the Georgia Boating Laws page to see if there are any exemptions from the boat safety education requirement.

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Is there a time limit to complete the online course?

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You can take the online course at any time, day or night. However, courses must be completed within 90 days of payment at which time your access to the course will expire.

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How many questions are on the exam?

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The exam consists of 60 multiple choice questions.

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What is the passing grade?

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The passing grade is 80%, or 48 correct answers out of 60 questions.

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