The BoatU.S. Foundation's free Online Boating Safety course is NASBLA approved for all Kansas boaters. This course is approved to satisfy the Kansas state mandatory education requirement that all boaters born on or after January 1, 1989 must complete a NASBLA approved boating safety course in order to operate a motorboat or sailboat.
You must PASS all seven lessons before August 5, 2019 in order to receive your certificate of completion. At that time, all incomplete courses will be deleted in order to move to a new system. All certificates of completion will transfer, but course data will not.
Order a plastic, wallet-sized Kansas State Boater Card for $13. You can still print your certificate of completion free of charge OR you can order a plastic card for just $13 once you've completed the course. Please allow 3-4 weeks for the delivery of your pastic card.
This NASBLA approved Boating Safety Course for Kansas boaters covers everything from Navigation Aids and Emergency Situations to Rules of the Road and Required Equipment. Each of the seven chapters includes a quiz at the end for you to test your knowledge. After reviewing all chapters, you will take a 75 question final exam including 10 questions specific to the boating laws in Kansas. Pass the exam with a score of 80% or better and you will then be able to print your certificate of completion.
Use the worksheets below as a guide to help you take notes as you go through each of the lessons. These worksheets are only meant as a guide and do not replace the course content or quizzes themselves.