BoatingSafety Course

Who needs to take the Maryland boaters safety course?

All boaters born on or after July 1, 1972 must have a Maryland Boater Education Card to operate any numbered or documented motorized watercraft.® is a delegated provider for the Maryland Department of Natural Resources.

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Maryland Boating Safety Certificate
Maryland Department of Natural Resources

Approved by the

Maryland Department of Natural Resources

Boating Safety Certificate is good for life

Good for life!

Get your official
Maryland Boating License


One-time payment
unlimited free retries

  • Pay the one-time fee of $39.95
  • Free unlimited retries of the final exam


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)
  • Graded immediately so you can review your answers


Get your Maryland
Boating Safety Certificate

  • Print your temporary card (valid for 60 days) immediately after passing
  • Your permanent card will be mailed to your home within 3-5 weeks