About the Study Guide

You are looking at a preview of what’s in the timed Utah Offroad Ed Course. Feel free to look around, but you’ll need to register to begin progress toward getting your Utah OHV Safety Certificate.

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  • Persons under 8 years of age may not operate any OHV on public lands, roads, or trails in Utah.
  • Persons 8 to 15 years of age may operate an OHV on public property designated for OHV use only if they have a safety education certificate from the Utah State Parks and Recreation Department or their home state.
  • Persons 16 years of age and older may operate an OHV on public property designated for OHV use only if they have:
    • A valid driver’s license or…
    • An approved safety education certificate.
  • Persons at least 8 years of age and under 16 years of age may operate an OHV on a public highway that is open to motor vehicle use and not reserved exclusively for OHVs only if they:
    • Have an approved safety education certificate and…
    • Are under the direct supervision of a person who is at least 18 years of age.
  • Persons 16 and 17 years of age may operate an OHV on a public highway that is open to motor vehicle use and not reserved exclusively for OHVs only if they:
    • Have a valid driver's license or…
    • Have an approved safety education certificate and are under the direct supervision of a person who is at least 18 years of age.

OHV Safety Education

To obtain a Utah safety education certificate, the operator must successfully complete the Utah State Parks and Recreation Department’s OHV safety education course.