Challenge Exams
[Table 3.3]

 

State

Does your state allow students to take a challenge exam to meet your state boating education requirement?

Other, please specify

Alabama

Yes 

 

Alaska

Other, please specify 

No state boating education requirement 

American Samoa

 

 

Arizona

No 

 

Arkansas

No 

 

Australia

 

 

British Columbia

 

 

California

Other, please specify 

CA does not have a state boating educ. requirement 

Colorado

no 

 

Connecticut

Yes 

 

Delaware

No 

 

District of Columbia

Yes 

 

Florida

Other, please specify 

Home study course would allow just taking the test 

Georgia

No 

 

Guam

 

 

Hawaii

No 

 

Idaho

 

 

Illinois

No  

 

Indiana

No 

 

Iowa

Other, please specify 

We offer a home study and an internet course. 

Kansas

No 

 

Kentucky

No 

 

Louisiana

No 

 

Maine

no 

 

Manitoba (Canada)

 

 

Maryland

Yes 

 

Massachusetts

 

 

Michigan

No 

 

Minnesota

Yes 

 

Mississippi

No 

 

Missouri

Yes 

 

Montana

No 

 

Nebraska

No 

 

Nevada

Yes 

 

New Hampshire

Yes 

 

New Jersey

Other, please specify 

Until 6-1-08, 100+hrs experience, born prior 1979  

New Mexico

 

 

New York

No 

 

North Carolina

Other, please specify 

Not for Stateinstructed course. Online course may 

North Dakota

No 

 

Northern Mariana Islands

Other, please specify 

N/A 

Ohio

Yes 

 

Oklahoma

Yes 

 

Ontario (Canada)

 

 

Oregon

Yes 

 

Pennsylvania

Yes 

 

Puerto Rico

No 

 

Quebec (Canada)

 

 

Rhode Island

Yes 

 

South Carolina

No 

 

South Dakota

 

 

Tennessee

Yes 

 

Texas

Yes 

 

Utah

No 

 

Vermont

No 

 

Virgin Islands

 

 

Virginia

Yes 

 

Washington

Yes 

 

West Virginia

Yes 

 

Wisconsin

Yes 

 

Wyoming

No