BOATsmart! is the easiest and fastest way to get your New Mexico State Parks Approved Boater Education Card (or boating license). We include everything you need.
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|Get Licensed in 3 Hours (Average)|
|Animated, Narrated & Perfect for All Ages|
|Live In-Course Support|
|Access to Exclusive Partner Discounts|
|Unlimited Test Retries|
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A person born on or after January 1, 1989 who operates a motorboat on the state’s waters shall possess a division-issued boater education card and have it onboard the motorboat during its operation.
Animated, narrated & perfect for all ages.
Our animated, narrated and interactive lessons guide your learning experience and help you pass.
The BOATsmart!® Course includes all the knowledge you need to pass the test and boat with confidence.
BOATsmart!® automatically tracks your progress on any device. Take it anywhere, anytime.
Designed by boaters and subject matter experts just for you.
No. Boaters are not required to have a driver’s license in order to legally operate a boat in New Mexico.
Your BOATsmart! Card will never expire. But stay in touch after you pass the test – BOATsmart! offers free, online refresher lessons that will help you keep your boating skill and knowledge up to date as years pass and boating regulations change.
The only boaters REQUIRED to wear life jackets while boating in New Mexico are:
Children 12 years of age and under who are on board any boats that are underway.
PWC operators and passengers.
Paddle craft operators and passengers.
Passengers being towed behind a boat (i.e. water-skiers).
The 3-hour timer is only a minimum requirement. You’re free to spend as much time as you need in the BOATsmart! Knowledge Base before taking the Final Test.
If you love hitting the water, New Mexico’s lakes, rivers and reservoirs are great for boaters! Even though this state may be best known by tourists for it’s beautiful deserts, you can also hit the gorgeous waters of New Mexico for a day of boating!