Official Illinois Snowmobile Safety Course

Take this Illinois–approved course to complete your online Snowmobile safety education.

Get Snowmobile certified in 3 steps.

  1. Study and pass the free course.

  2. Print your online course completion document.

  3. Get ready to go snowmobiling!

Do you need Illinois Snowmobile education?

You need education if you are 12 to 15 years old and will be riding in Illinois.

Illinois Department of Natural Resources Requirements

You must be at least 12 years old to take this online course.

You do not have to be a resident of Illinois to take this online course.

What To Expect From Snowmobile Ed

Live‐Action, High‐Definition Videos

Our course videos feature a combination of professional educators (who double as professional actors), entertaining storylines, and up‐to‐date scenarios that give you one of the most effective ways to learn safe snowmobiling practices.


Watch this 46-second sample to see how we put you in the driver’s seat.

Comprehensive Instruction in Illinois Snowmobile Safety Education

This official training program is developed to meet the standards for Snowmobile safety education established by Illinois. Snowmobile Ed is the only safety course provider that develops print materials on behalf of government agencies responsible for Snowmobile laws and regulations.

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State-Approved Content

As a course provider approved by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, the Illinois Snowmobile covers everything a new snowmobile operator may need to know in order to be safe in Illinois while snowmobiling.

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Learn Your Way on Any Device

Snowmobile Ed offers the only online Snowmobile education courses that are fully mobile-friendly from start to finish. This safety course is designed to work on your smartphone, tablet, laptop, or desktop computer.

Saved Progress

You may complete the course at your own pace. The course can be completed in one sitting or a little at a time over several days. Log in and out at any time, and we'll keep track of your progress. Most students finish the course in a few hours.

We’re people, not robots.

Our customer service team, made up of real people with real Snowmobile Ed experience, is here to provide assistance through all channels—phone, email, and chat.

8:30 a.m. to midnight CST Monday–Friday

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CST Saturday & Sunday

Get help seven days a week from professionals like Bill, Diana, Heidi, Laura, Lilibeth, Liz, Marc, Nichole, and Thomas.

1-800-830-2268 toll-free



Email Snowmobile Ed Support

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Illinois Approved

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Illinois Department of Natural Resources
One Natural Resources Way
Springfield, IL 62702-1271

Made in the U.S.A.

This safety course is proudly made in Dallas, Texas, U.S.A., and our servers and data storage facilities are located within the U.S.A.

How do I get my state Snowmobile license?

Snowmobile education is currently required in many states. An approved Snowmobile safety course is required to comply with the laws and regulations in those jurisdictions. Depending on your age, you may be required to have the Snowmobile Safety Education Certificate of Competency. For more information, see the Illinois Snowmobile Laws and Regulations page.

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Need help? Here are the answers to the questions Illinois Snowmobile students most frequently ask.

Frequently Asked Questions