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 certificate will be printed based on the information entered in the first page of the Exam.
The 2019MY Exams are available below.
Exam 1 "Certification Process Test October 2017" is required to be taken by all.
This year, we are using a PDF Interactive format.
- Download the Exams to your computer, and use Acrobat Reader to take the exams.
- Do not use a web browser to take the exams
- Do not use Acrobat Pro to take the exams
After downloading the PDF files to your computer, answer the questions, then SUBMIT or SAVE and Submit Later.
After downloading the PDF files to your computer, answer the questions, then SUBMIT or SAVE and Submit Later.Any questions or issues email ComplianceExams@nmma.org
The Acrobat Reader can be downloaded from here: Adobe Reader Download
Compliance Specialist Policy
1 2019MY Exam - The Boat Builders Guide to NMMA Certification v18-1
2 2019MY Exam - Basic & Level Flotation H-08-v18-1
3 2019MY Exam - Visibility H-01-v18-1
4 2019MY Exam - Steering Systems P-14 P-17 P-21 P-22 v18-1
5 2019MY Exam - Reboarding Ladders Handholds Rails H-41-v18-1
6 2019MY Exam - DC Electrical E-11-v18-1
7 2019MY Exam - Seats Structures H-31 v18-1
8 2019MY Exam - Gasoline Fuel Systems H-24-v18-1
9 2019MY Exam - Capacity H-5 & H-30-v18-1
10 2019MY Exam - Seacocks, thru-hulls and drain plugs H-27-v18-1
11 2019MY Exam -Windows, Hatches, Doors and Port Lights H-03-v18-1
12 2019MY Exam -Water Systems H-23-v18-1
13 2019MY Exam - Pontoon Boats H-35-v18-1