Minnesota Boater Education
Boat Minnesota is the official boating safety course of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Taking this safe boating course will allow you to get your Minnesota boating certification online.
- If you are 12-17 years old, you will receive your official Minnesota
Department of Natural Resources Watercraft Operator's Permit.
- If you are 18 or older, you will receive an official Minnesota
Boater Education Certificate. Adult students are not required
to have a Watercraft Operator's Permit, but may use their Minnesota
Boater Education Certificate as proof of passing this course.