North Carolina Boating Education


Free NASBLA-approved courses are taught by wildlife officers throughout the year. In North Carolina, any person born on or after January 1, 1988 must complete a NASBLA approved boating education course before operating any vessel propelled by a motor of 10 HP or greater on public waterways.

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Pre-registration is required for courses.

When will I get my card?

Following completion of the course requirements a Boater Education Card will be sent, typically within 14 days. Pertinent information is recorded into the agency database upon completion.

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December 2019

  • Dec 28 Sat

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    North Carolina Boating Education

    Registration Open 17 of 20 seats remaining

    Location & Schedule

    Chatham County Wildlife Club Bear Creek, NC 27207

    • Saturday, December 28, 2019 9:00am - 3:00pm

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