Coming Soon! Official Arkansas Interactive Boating Safety Course is not yet the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission approved option for Arkansas. You can take the Arkansas-approved course at

Do you need the Arkansas boating license?

Boater safety education is often referred to as a boating license, but what you really need is the Arkansas Boater Education Card. You can get the Arkansas Boater Education Card by taking a NASBLA- and Arkansas-approved online course.

Arkansas Boating Education Requirements

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission requires anyone born on or after 1/1/1986 to have a boating education certificate from an approved Arkansas Game and Fish Commission safe boating course or an equivalent certificate issued by another state from a boating education course that is approved by NASBLA.

Other Arkansas Boating Course Requirements

There is no minimum age requirement to take this online course.

You do not have to be a resident of Arkansas to take this online course.


The Arkansas Interactive Boat Safety Course is approved by the NASBLA. NASBLA is a national nonprofit organization that develops and maintains set standards for boating education in all 50 states and the U.S. territories.

A Boat Education Course Unlike Any Other!

Challenging & Fun Learning Activities

Play, explore, and learn
Careful: Avoid 3 strikes to level up
Learn by doing
Meet Arkansas requirements
Experience realistic simulations
Go at your own pace

Go on a Boating Adventure

Earn Achievements and “Level Up”

Show what you know
Get rewarded for success
Crack all the levels
Earn achievement badges
Use the study guide to prepare
Earn your boating certificate

What the Students Are Saying!


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Arkansas Approved

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Arkansas Game and Fish Commission
2 Natural Resources Dr.
Little Rock, AR 72205

Made in the U.S.A.

This safety course is proudly made to serve students, agencies, and organizations worldwide.