Education and Safety Information and Training

Snowmobile safety training

Certification required by law for residents born after December 31, 1976. Snowmobile Safety patch

Youth Certification

ATTENTION: There are two options for Youth Snowmobile Safety certification. A ‘TRADITIONAL COURSE’ or an ‘ONLINE COURSE’. Both courses cover snowmobile safety, operation, and laws. You must complete one OR the other.


Click here for a list of Traditional Snowmobile Safety classes in your area.


*Find a Field Day/Riding Performance Course

Adult Certification (ages 16 and up)

Minnesota requires snowmobile certification by law for anyone born after December 31, 1976. Adult snowmobile safety certification is for snowmobile operators age 16 and over.

The adult course is designed to show the student the most common causes for snowmobile accidents in Minnesota, and how to avoid becoming an accident statistic. Upon successful completion of the Online Snowmobile Safety Course, the student will complete self-certification procedures to print their Snowmobile Certificate.

For general information, please call (888) 646-6367, (651) 296-6157, or (800) 366-8917, or email your name and address to

Snowmobile Laws and Regulations for Youth and Adults