Safety Education


partner_parkrecThe mission of the North Dakota Parks & Recreation Department’s Snowmobile Education Program is to prevent snowmobile related accidents through programs that instruct North Dakotan’s in snowmobile operation and safety.

Snowmobile North Dakota partners with the Department to promote its mission; a successful snowmobile safety education program in North Dakota.

Become Certified in Snowmobile Safety

Snowmobilers ages 10 or 11 are now permitted to operate on public lands& trails provided they are under parental/guardian supervision and have completed the approved safety course and received a snowmobile safety certificate.

Snowmobilers ages 12 and older must possess a Snowmobile Safety Certification or a driver’s license to legally operate on public land, including ditches and state snowmobile trails.  Safety Classes are now conducted online. Visit:

Are you 10 years old or don’t have a valid driver’s license?

Then you need to successfully complete an approved Snowmobile Safety Course before riding on public lands.

Official Snowmobile Safety Course