Depending upon your age, your state may not require you to have a safe boating certificate. However, many boaters take the boat safety course to save on insurance or for boating in other states that require a certificate or boating license.
Check your state’s laws to verify boater education requirements. A quick way to find out is by selecting your state on boat-ed.com.
You can always access our study guide online, or you can download the Boating Laws and Responsibilities e-book for your state.