The BoatUS Foundation's Online Course is the only free Online Boating Safety Course approved by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Watercraft.
Ohio requires persons born on or after January 1, 1982 operating a powercraft greater than 10 hp to take a National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) approved boating course or pass a proficiency exam approved by the Division of Watercraft. For more information on Ohio's boating regulations, click State Requirements above.
The BoatUS Foundation's Ohio Boating course consists of 6 lessons and a Final Exam. Each lesson has a 10-question quiz at the end. The Final exam is 75 questions and you must pass with with a score of 80% or better.
To get your Ohio Boating Safety Certificate, follow these 3 simple steps: