North America’s Official Boating Course
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.
647,895 courses completed and counting
Trusted from coast to coast
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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