Boating safety certification is required by law for many South
Carolina boaters. Even if it's not required for you, becoming
certified may save you money on boat insurance. You have three ways
to be certified.
By video ...
You and your family can take this boater education course in the
convenience of your home aided by an informative video and instruction
manual. Study and learn at your own speed. Upon successful completion
of the mail-in test, you will receive a South Carolina boating
Over the Internet ...
Learn online what you need to know to be a safe boat operator! The complete
course with exciting visuals awaits you on the Net. Interactive
graphics help you learn and retain information on boating safely
in South Carolina. Successfully complete the online test, and you
will receive a State of South Carolina boating safety certificate
In a classroom ...
Share the learning experience with other interested students and
a qualified instructor. The South Carolina Department of Natural
Resources can help you find a classroom course in your area.
Call 1-800-277-4301 for information
South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
Learn just about everything you want to know about what is going
on outdoors in South Carolina! Visit the South
Carolina Department of Natural Resources website and:
- Stay current on all boating safety laws
- Read about the latest freshwater and saltwater fishing trends
- Get answers to questions about:
- boat registration and
license and regulations
- Stay current with DNR's latest news releases
- Learn about outdoor education opportunities