Anyone born on or after Jan. 1, 1988, must have a Boating Safety Education Identification Card to legally operate a boat in Florida. Learn more about how to get your boater safety education ID card.
The course completion certificate serves as a temporary means of complying with Florida’s Boating Safety Education Identification Card requirements. Learn how to obtain a temporary course completion certificate.
Frequently Asked Questions about the boater safety education requirements.
What to do in the Event of a Hurricane - Links to information to help boaters prepare for storms and deal with the aftermath.
Recreational Boating Accident Statistics - Carelessness and inattention are leading causes of boating accidents in Florida. Pay close attention to your surroundings while on the water, and you will be on your way to a safe and enjoyable outing.