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BOATsmart! Boating License

North America’s Official Boating Course

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BOATsmart! is Accredited by Transport Canada to educate and certify boaters for their Pleasure Craft Operator Card. Once obtained, the Canadian boating license is good for life.

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The BOATsmart! online boating safety course is approved by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA), and is recognized by the U.S. Coast Guard.

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BOATsmart! is North America’s Safe Boating Educator. We educate and certify boaters for their State Approved Boating License and Canadian Pleasure Craft Operator Card. We’re also a leading provider of recreational boat insurance! We’re boaters too, and our mission is to empower you to boat with confidence.

Made by boaters, for boaters.

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Hunter with a bow in tall grass at dusk
Man on yellow ATV riding through dirt tracks
Person on snowmobile riding through snowy trail
Person paddling in white water rapids
Three individuals backpacking across a yellow, grassy plain

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