Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the Whitehorse Safe ATV Card?

A. The Whitehorse Safe ATV Card is proof that you have successfully completed an ATV Safety Course that is approved by the City of Whitehorse Bylaw Services.

Q. Who needs the Whitehorse Safe ATV Card?

A. Effective January 6th 2014, ALL persons operating an ATV in the City of Whitehorse are required to complete an approved ATV Safety Course before operating an ATV.

Q. What is the advantage of taking the online ATV Safety Course?

A. With the online ATV Safety Course, you will learn all about ATV safety from the comfort of your own home! Study the narrated, interactive online course, then take the visual ATV safety exam to get certified.

Q. How exactly do I complete the online ATV course to get my Whitehorse Safe ATV Card?

A. You can obtain your Whitehorse Safe ATV Card in 4 easy steps:

  1. Study the Online ATV Safety Course
  2. Successfully pass each End of Chapter Quiz
  3. Successfully pass the Whitehorse ATV Safety Final Exam
  4. Obtain your Whitehorse Safe ATV Card (print a temp card right away and get your permanent card in the mail!)

Q. What is the passing grade for the course?

A. You must achieve a grade of 80% (8/10) or higher to pass each chapter quiz. Then you must also achieve a grade of 80% (48/60) or higher to pass the final exam.

Q. What happens if I fail a chapter quiz or the final Whitehorse ATV Safety Exam?

A. No problem! You’re here to learn! Simply review your answers and try the quiz or exam again. There are no penalties if you fail, and you can retry at any time. Note, however that quizzes and final exams are generated at random. When you retry the quiz/exam, you won’t see the same exact questions.

Q. How much does the online Whitehorse ATV Safety Course Cost?

A. The one-time course fee is $34.95, paid during registration. The fee includes unlimited attempts at quizzes and the final exam, as well as printing and shipping of your permanent Whitehorse Safe ATV Card, which is good for life.

Q. Can I take the Whitehorse ATV Safety Course any time? Day or night?

A. Absolutely! You can take the Whitehorse ATV Safety Course AND the Whitehorse ATV Safety Exam at any time of the day!

Q. Once I'm done with this online course, do I need to take hands-on ATV training?

A. A hands-on training course is not required in addition to the online course. However, it is a good idea for all ATV riders, especially new riders, to take a hands-on course. Successfully passing the online course and exam will meet the requirements to earn your Whitehorse Safe ATV Card.

Q. What are the technical requirements to take the online ATV Safety Course?

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Firefox 2.0
Chrome 3.0
Safari 2.0
Opera 9.0
Latest versions of Chrome,
Firefox, or Internet Explorer
Operating System Windows XP or
Mac OS 9
Windows 7 or
Mac OS X
Screen Resolution 1024x768
Internet Connection dial-up high-speed