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A Course on Responsible Boating


Boater education certification is required by law for many Texas boaters. Even if it’s not required for you, by becoming certified you can save money on boat insurance. You have three ways to be certified.

1. By video ...
You and your family can take this boater education course in the convenience of your own 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 State of Texas boater education certification card.
Call 1-800-830-2268 for information

2. Over the Internet ...
Learn what you need to know to be a safe boat operator online! The complete course with exciting visuals awaits you on the Net. Interactive graphics help you learn and retain information on boating safely in Texas. Successfully complete the online test, and you will receive a State of Texas boater education certification card by mail.
Start today at www.tpwd.state.tx.us

3. In a classroom ...
Share the learning experience with other interested students and a qualified instructor. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department can help you find a classroom course in your area.
Call 1-800-792-1112 for information