Official Florida Boating License Online

Want to operate a Boat or Jet Ski In Florida? We are here to help! Florida law requires everyone born on or after Jan 1, 1988, to have completed an accredited boating education course and possess a lifetime or temporary certificate. We have put together an informative and easy-to-navigate course for people to get their Florida Boaters certificate, which also provides real tips and info to help you be safe and confident while you enjoy Florida’s beautiful waterways.

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Complete your certification in just 3 simple steps with our Florida Boaters Safety Course!

Enroll in our course and secure your certification today!

Step 1. Study The Course

We have created an easy-to-navigate course that has everything you need to know to safely and confidently operate a Boat or PWC rental.

Step 2. Pass the online exam

Dont worry…we offer unlimited retakes of our Florida-approved Boaters Education Test

Step 3. go boating

Hooray! You passed your test. Save your certificate to your mobile device or simply print it out for easy verification with your rental operator.

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Begin your interactive Boat Test preparation now and obtain your boating license quicker than with other methods.

Why Take Our Boating Course?

Embarking on a journey across the water requires more than just a boat and a captain's hat. It demands knowledge, skill, and responsibility. At, we understand the importance of safe and enjoyable boating experiences. Here's why you should consider taking our course:

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  • Florida-Approved: Officially recognized by Florida authorities for boater education.
  • No Time Requirements: No need to worry about lengthy time commitments.
    • Quick Completion: Complete the entire course in under 1 hours.
  • Interactive Learning: Engage in dynamic learning experiences that enhance understanding and retention, simplifying the path to obtaining your boat license.
    • Practical Application: Apply theoretical knowledge to practical situations, ensuring readiness for the license test.
  • Final Exam: Simplified, easy-to-understand test to ensure readiness for obtaining your boat license.
  • Frequently Asked Questions about Obtaining a Florida Boating License

    Pricing and Payment

    What is the cost of the Florida Boating Education Course at Take My Boat Test?

    The fee for the Florida Boating Education Course through Take My Boat Test is $44.95.

    Course Participation

    Are there any age or operator limitations for boating in Florida?

    Find the specific restrictions here.

    Is it necessary to finish the course in one session?

    The course is designed for flexibility, allowing you to progress at your convenience. It can be completed in a single session or over multiple sessions, with access remaining open for 90 days from the registration and payment date.

    What is the youngest age allowed to enroll in this online course?

    There are no age restrictions for participating in this online course.

    Do I need to be a Florida resident to enroll in the Florida Boating Education Course?

    No, Florida residency is not a requirement for taking this online course.

    Course Recognition and Legitimacy

    Has the Florida Boating Education Course been officially approved by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission?

    Yes, the Florida Boating Education Course offered by Take My Boat Test is recognized and approved by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

    Will my Florida Boating Safety Education I.D. Card be recognized in other locations?

    Yes, for visitors boating in other regions, all states, territories, and provinces will acknowledge boating education cards that adhere to NASBLA standards and Canadian Pleasure Craft Operator Cards that comply with Transport Canada’s regulations, under the principle of reciprocity.

    Quizzes and Exams

    What happens if I don’t pass a quiz?

    Should you not pass a unit quiz, you’re required to review the unit and retake the quiz until you achieve a passing score of at least 70%.

    Is an online exam part of the requirements?

    Yes, the Certification Exam is the final step of the online course, requiring a minimum score of 80% to pass. You have unlimited attempts at the exam, and if you’re unable to complete it in one go, your next login will resume from the last unanswered question.

    Certification Details

    How do I prove I’ve completed the Florida Boating Education Course online with Take My Boat Test?

    Upon passing and paying for the course, you can immediately print the Temporary Boater Education Certificate or opt to have a PDF emailed to you as proof of completion. This certificate is valid for 90 days post-completion.

    What is the permanent Florida Boating Safety Education I.D. Card?

    The Boating Safety Education I.D. Card verifies your completion of all educational requirements. If you choose a physical card, expect it within 3-4 weeks after finishing the course. An electronic version will be emailed within 1–4 days post-completion, should you prefer that option.

    Replacing Your Documentation

    How can I get a new Boating Safety Education I.D. Card if mine is lost or damaged?

    For a replacement of a lost or damaged Boating Safety Education I.D. Card, contact 850-488-5600 or email to request a duplicate.



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