FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Common Answers to Your Common Questions
WHAT IS TAKESMYBOATTEST.COM?
Takesmyboattest.com is the official provider of boat license education courses in the United States, approved by NASBLA, the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators. Our goal is to help you prepare for getting a boat license or safety certification by providing in-depth, fun, and thorough content.
HOW DO I KNOW IF TAKESMYBOATTEST.COM IS LEGIT?
All Takesmyboattest.com course materials, quizzes, and exams are approved by NASBLA, the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators, in partnership with state and local authorities.
WHAT DO I EXPECT TO LEARN FROM THIS BOATER SAFETY COURSE?
Takesmyboattest.com provides all the educational information you need to obtain your boating license and ensure a safe boating experience. Our boater safety course focuses on these key elements:
- • Maintaining safe boat operation and ensuring passenger safety
- • Defining boat terms and how to use them
- • Response to emergencies
- • Knowing how to read navigational signs and symbols
- • Rules and regulations for boating
DO I GET MY OFFICIAL BOATING LICENSE IF I PASS THE BOAT TEST ON THE WEBSITE?
Definitely YES! Takesmyboattest.com is an accredited boating license provider, so you will obtain your temporary license when you pass our course and exam. You will get your official license in the mail in a few weeks.
IS THERE A LIMIT TO HOW MANY TIMES I CAN TAKE THE EXAM?
No, there is no limit. You can take the exam as often as you want, but it will cost you more money each time. Takesmyboattest.com recommends preparing and focusing on the course materials so you can ace it in one shot! Our number one goal is for you to pass the exam and practice safe boating!
HOW MUCH IS THE TAKESMYBOATTEST.COM ONLINE EXAM?
Takesmyboattest.com has a standard fee for every state and province. Your fee includes a temporary boating license you can print after passing and a permanent license you will get in the mail.
How do I get my temporary certificate of completion?
Simple! After you pass the course and exam, you can print your temporary license card. You’ll be able to use your temporary license card and start your boating adventure!
Does my temporary certificate allow me to operate any boat?
Yes! Once you complete the course and print your temporary certificate, you can operate a personal watercraft/boat.
Do I need proof of competency to operate a non-powered watercraft?
To operate a non-powered watercraft, you do not need a proof of competency.
How long is the validity of my Florida Temporary Ceritificate?
This temporary certificate is valid for 90 days and does not replace the Boating Safety Education Identification Card permanently.
Will there be a penalty for those who have a Florida boater education card, but do not carry it while boating?
You will be penalized if you do not carry your Florida Temporary Certificate while boating. You should always have your certificate when operating a personal watercraft or boat.