BoatingSafety Course

Who needs the Washington Boater Education Card?

All boaters must have a Washington State Boater Education Card to operate a motorized watercraft of 15 HP or more.® is a delegated provider for the Washington State Parks.

Washington Boater Education Card
Washington State Parks

Approved by the

Washington State Parks

Boater Education Card is good for life

Good for life!

Get your official
Washington Boating License


One-time payment
unlimited free retries

  • Pay the one-time fee of $34.95 + $10 card fee
  • 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 Washington
Boater Education Card

  • Print a temporary card immediately after passing
  • Your permanent card will be mailed to your home within 3-5 weeks