Boating Safety

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Boating Safety

Recreational Boating Accidents – Carelessness and inattention are the leading causes of boating accidents in Florida. Pay close attention to your surroundings while on the water, and you will be on your way to a safe and enjoyable outing.

Boater Education

Get Your Boater Safety Education Card – Did you know that anyone born on or after January 1, 1988 must have a Boating Safety Education ID Card to legally operate a boat in Florida? Read this to find out more about what the law requires and how to get your card.

Florida Boating Safety Education Program Summary – Brief overview of Florida’s boating safety education efforts, including a short look at the past, the present, and the future of the program.

Effective October 1, 2011

Boating Safety Brochure