Frequently Asked Questions


Q. What is the Arizona OHV Safety Certificate?

A. The Arizona OHV Safety Certificate is proof that you have successfully completed an OHV Safety Course that is approved by the Arizona Game & Fish Department.

Q. Who needs the Arizona OHV Safety Certificate?

A. In Arizona, while the OHV Safety Certificate is NOT required, all OHV operators are encouraged to complete an OHV safety education course before operating on public lands, roads or trails.

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

A. With the online OHV 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 final exam to get certified.

Q. How exactly do I complete the online OHV course to get my Arizona OHV Safety Certificate?

A. You can obtain your Arizona OHV Safety Certificate in 4 easy steps:

  1. Study the Online OHV Safety Course
  2. Successfully pass each End of Chapter Quiz
  3. Successfully pass the Final Exam
  4. Obtain your Arizona OHV Safety Certificate

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 Arizona OHV 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 Arizona OHV Safety Course Cost?

A. The one-time course fee is $29.95. The fee includes unlimited attempts at quizzes and the final exam, as well as printing of your permanent Arizona OHV Safety Certificate, which is good for life.

Q. Can I take the Arizona OHV Safety Course any time? Day or Night?

A. Absolutely! You can take the Arizona OHV Safety Course AND the Arizona OHV 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 Arizona OHV Safety Certificate.

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

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