The Marine Certification exams consist of 5 exams, 10 questions each, in these subject areas: 1) Interior & Vinyl Care; 2) Paint & Fiberglass; 3) Safety & Environmental; 4) Terminology; and 5) Wood Trim, Metal
& Brightwork. You need at least an 80% or better to pass. When you purchase your first attempt on an exam, you are provided a free 2nd attempt at the exam if you fail to achieve 80% or higher.
Should you require a 3rd attempt or any additional attempts (up to five attempts per exam), you may purchase an exam retake for $10. Once you submit the
retake form and payment, you will receive the retake login within eight (8) business hours.
IDA Certification is processed on a weekly basis. Upon submission of your enrollment order, you will receive an email with instructions on how to access the online certification portal.
Attention: Be sure to check your junk/spam mail folders for the login, as sometimes the emails will filter there based on your mail settings.
Upon successful completion of all 5 exams, you will be sent an email indicating that you’ve passed and you may begin using the CD, MC designation following your name, along with a copy of the digital CD, MC logo.
Your certificate will follow shortly thereafter.