To take the online course, visit www.safeboatingdc.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 DC Boater Education Card? (otherwise known as a Boating License)
- Take the safe boating exam on the Internet by visiting www.safeboatingdc.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 District Of Columbia Harbor Patrol
The DC Boater Education Card (also referred to as the District of Columbia boating license) is proof that a boater has taken and passed an approved boater education course. The District Of Columbia Harbor Patrol currently has a mandatory education requirement that requires all boaters on District of Columbia waters to carry a Boating Safety Certificate with them while they are on the water.
Study the DC 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.safeboatingdc.com.
(We encourage you to study the material fully before attempting the exam.)
Take the DC 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 DC Boater Education Card will be automatically mailed to your home
Take the safe boating exam on the Internet by visiting www.safeboatingdc.com