To take the online course, visit www.safeboatingnewmexico.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 New Mexico Boater Education Card? (otherwise known as a Boating License)
- Take the safe boating exam on the Internet by visiting www.safeboatingnewmexico.com
Access the FREE online study guides and take the online course FREE of charge- Pay ONLY if you pass the test!
Approved by the New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department (NMEMNRD)
The New Mexico Boater Education Card (also referred to as the New Mexico boating license) is proof that a boater has taken and passed an approved boater education course. As of January 1, 2007, all persons born on or after January 1, 1989 who operate a motorboat 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.
Study the New Mexico 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.safeboatingnewmexico.com.
(We encourage you to study the material fully before attempting the exam.)
Take the New Mexico 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 a temporary card — Go boating right away! Your Official New Mexico Boater Education Card is automatically mailed to your home.
Take the safe boating exam on the Internet by visiting www.safeboatingnewmexico.com