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The BoatUS Foundation offers the only FREE online boating safety course developed specifically for your state. We also offer a wide range of advanced courses that will help you gain the knowledge to make you confident in any boating situation you encounter.

Hurricane Course

Hurricanes for Boaters
Are you ready to face a hurricane? Protect your boat from the ravages of wind, waves, torrential rain, tidal surges and high water.

State Boating Safety Course

Choose your state
The BoatUS Foundation offers the only FREE online boating safety course developed specifically for your state.

Weather for Boaters

A Boaters Guide to Forecasting Winds and Storms
What if you could anticipate the weather changes and understand what your observations really mean?

Partner in Command

An Essential Intro for Every Crew Member
Are you a regular passenger on your family's or friend's boat? Become more confident with anchoring, signaling, handling, emergencies, first aid and much more.

Learn to Sail

Start sailing today!
Jump start or refresh your sailing skills with interactive lessons from America's #1 Sailing School.

Clean Boating Course

Learn the ins and outs of boating on the more than 30,000 miles of America’s inland waterways – increase your confidence and your fun on the water.

Boating On Rivers, Locks, and Lakes

Navigating Inland Waterways and Locks with Confidence
Learn the ins and outs of boating on the more than 30,000 miles of America’s inland waterways – increase your confidence and your fun on the water.

We make it easier for boating families to stay safe with our nationwide Life Jacket Loaner Program offering free kids life jackets to borrow for the day or the weekend at more than 550 locations across the country.

To re-print certificates earned prior to August 9, 2010, select the course you took below

To access your certificate, use the email you registered with as your username & your first name as the password.

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  • Great course, and so much more convenient than going at night for several nights... Keep up the great work, and see you on the water.

    -Gene
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    -Lindsay
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    -Brennan
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