Mandatory for those born after 1988 that do not already have a Coast Guard Approved boating safety certificate.
The BoatUS Foundation's Online Course is the only free Online Boating Safety Course approved by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.
The BoatUS Foundation's Florida Boating course consists of 6 lessons and a Final Exam. Each lesson has a 10-question quiz at the end. The Final exam is 75 questions and you must pass with with a score of 80% or better.
To get your Florida Boater Education Card, follow these 4 simple steps:
If you do not receive your card after 4 weeks, contact the Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission at 850-488-5600. You will be given the option to immediately print a certificate after you pass the final test.