To take the online course, visit www.safeboatingcalifornia.com where you can access the FREE online study guides and take the online course FREE of charge- Pay ONLY if you pass the test!
Where can I get my California Boater Education Card? (otherwise known as a Boating License)
- Take the safe boating exam on the Internet by visiting www.safeboatingcalifornia.com
Access the FREE online study guides and take the online course FREE of charge- Pay ONLY if you pass the test!
Recognized and approved by the California Department of Boating and Waterways
In California, boater education is not a requirement but doing so will allow you to test your skills to be a better and safer boater. Also, you may be eligible for a savings on marine insurance for having your Boater Education Card.
Study the California Safe Boating Course Manual
Covers 100% of the exam material
Study the boating safety course online, or print it and study offline
All the required study material is available for FREE at www.safeboatingcalifornia.com.
(We encourage you to study the material fully before attempting the exam.)
Take the California Boating Exam - Pay only if you pass!
60 Questions (multiple choice)
80% needed to pass (48 right answers)
No time limit — Review any wrong answers
Print off your Certificate of Completion, which is temporary proof of competency and proves that you took a boater education course and passed.
Your card will arrive in 3-5 weeks from the date you take your exam.
Take the safe boating exam on the Internet by visiting www.safeboatingcalifornia.com