Boating Safety Course Overview

New Mexico Boating Safety Course Overview

Get your New Mexico Boater Education Card in three easy steps!

1.One-time payment — unlimited free retries

  • Pay the one-time fee of $29.95
  • 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
  • 60 multiple-choice visual exam questions
  • 80% required to pass (48 correct answers)

3. Get your New Mexico Boater Education Card

  • Your temporary certificate is available to print immediately after passing
  • Your permanent card will be mailed to your home within 3-5 weeks

Education Requirement

As of January 1, 2007, all persons born on or after January 1, 1989 who operate a motorboat, sailboat, or PWC must have completed a State of New Mexico and NASBLA-approved safe boating education course. The resulting New Mexico Boater Education Card must be carried onboard during operation.

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