NMMA Certified Boat and Yacht manufacturers are required to send at least one person from their organization to the NMMA Engineering Compliance Seminar at least once every two years. In addition, certified manufacturers must have at least one representative pass applicable Compliance Specialist exams annually.

Testing is based on the ABYC standards and NMMA Certification requirements for the upcoming model year. Upon successful completion of each of the exam modules, the individual will receive a certificate outlining the achievement and status as a Compliance Specialist.

The 2020MY NMMA Compliance Specialist exams can be found at the link provided below starting Monday, December 24th:www.nmmacompliancespecialist.org

All Complaince Specialist participants will be required to reset their passwords during the first login attempt.  The email address provided at the time of registration will be used to reset your password.

All 2018 NMMA Compliance Seminar attendees have been automatically granted access to the website.  If you did not attend the seminar, but would like to complete the Compliance Specialist exams, please contact Melissa Taylor at [email protected] to gain access to the exam software.

All non-attendees taking the exams must provide the following items to gain access:

  • Full Name
  • Email address
  • Company Name
  • List of exams that will be completed

2020MY Available Exams:

  • AC Electrical
  • Boat Load Capacity
  • Canoes and Kayaks
  • DC Electrical
  • Flotation 
  • Gasoline Fuel Systems
  • Inflatables
  • Pontoon Boats
  • Reboarding Means, Ladders, Handholds, Rails & Lifelines
  • Seacocks
  • Seat Structures
  • Steering Systems
  • Ventilation of Boats Using Gasoline
  • Visibility from the Helm
  • Water Systems
  • Windows, Windshields, Hatches, Doors, Port Lights, and Glazing Materials