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 applicable exam modules, the individual will receive a certificate outlining the achievement and status as a Compliance Specialist.
We are pleased to announce that the 2022 Model Year Compliance Specialist Exams are now available by clicking on the Model Year 2022 Exams heading below. This year’s exams and answer sheet are provided in PDF files. Please complete an answer sheet for each applicable exam and email to Melissa Taylor at email@example.com. This year’s deadline to complete exams has been extended to August 31, 2021.
If you registered for this year’s Compliance Seminar there is no fee to take the exams. If you did not register for the Seminar, there is a $15.00 fee per exam. Please email Melissa Taylor at firstname.lastname@example.org with a list of exams you plan to complete and an invoice will be emailed to you for those exams.
Please note that Certified manufacturers must have at least one representative pass all applicable Compliance Specialist exams annually.
AC ELECTRICAL EXAM - E-11
BOAT LOAD CAPACITY EXAM - H-5
CATHODIC PROTECTION EXAM - E-2
DC ELECTRICAL EXAM - E-11
FLOTATION EXAM - H-8
GASOLINE FUEL SYSTEMS EXAM - H-24
INFLATABLE EXAM - H-28
PONTOON BOATS EXAM - H-35
REBOARDING MEANS, LADDERS, HANDHOLDS, RAILS AND LIFELINES - H-41
SEACOCKS EXAM - H-27
SEAT STRUCTURES EXAM - H-31
STEERING SYSTEMS EXAM - P-22
STORAGE BATTERIES & CHARGERS / INVERTERS & GALVANIC ISOLATORS EXAM - E-10, A-31, A-28
VENTILATION OF BOATS USING GASOLINE EXAM - H-2
VISIBILITY EXAM - H-1
WATER SYSTEMS EXAM H-23
WINDOWS, HATCHES, DOORS AND PORT LIGHTS EXAM - H-3
EXAM ANSWER SHEET