The BoatU.S. Foundation's Free Online Course does NOT meet the Missouri Mandatory Education Requirements for boaters and PWC operators born after January 1, 1984.
Students born on or after January 1, 1984 will not be automatically awarded a certificate of completion for passing this course.
You must PASS all seven lessons in order to receive your certificate of completion.
Any boater may take the BoatU.S. course as practice or a refresher but successful completion of this course will not entitle a person born after January 1, 1984 to operate any vessel on the lakes of the state of Missouri.
This Boating Safety Course for Missouri 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 Missouri. 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.