Boating 1 – Boating Basics - PCOC

Get your Pleasure Craft Operator Card

All operators of motorized pleasure craft are required to show proof of operator competency. All you need to know for the Transport Canada test is presented in an easy to read format that is both informative and entertaining. You can be confident that this study guide meets all the standards established by Transport Canada’s Office of Boating Safety.

As an extra benefit, if you pass the test offered by Canadian Power and Sail Squadrons, your Card is recognized by BOTH Transport Canada and The National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (USA). You may contact Canadian Power and Sail Squadrons to locate a testing facility in your area.

See course table of contents.

British Columbia
Starts City Squadron Link
January 8, 2019 Victoria Saanich Peninsula
January 8, 2019 Langley Langley
January 8, 2019 Victoria Victoria
January 9, 2019 Victoria Brentwood Bay
January 9, 2019 Richmond Fraser
January 9, 2019 Gabriola Island Gabriola Island
January 9, 2019 White Rock White Rock
January 10, 2019 Delta Fraser
January 10, 2019 Chilliwack Valley
January 10, 2019 Duncan Cowichan
January 12, 2019 Comox Cape Lazo
February 12, 2019 Burnaby Coquitlam
February 14, 2019 Saltspring Island Saltspring Island
February 16, 2019 Roberts Creek Sunshine Coast
March 9, 2019 Comox Cape Lazo
April 4, 2019 Vancouver Vancouver
April 13, 2019 Black Creek Cape Lazo
May 16, 2019 Victoria Oak Bay
New Brunswick
Starts City Squadron Link
April 2, 2019 Moncton Shediac
Nova Scotia
Starts City Squadron Link
February 8, 2019 Halifax Halifax
Starts City Squadron Link
TBD Ottawa Ottawa
TBD Lindsay Lindsay
TBD Sarnia Sarnia
TBD Cornwall Cornwall
TBD Brockville Brockville
TBD Stratford Stratford
TBD Ottawa Britannia-Rideau
TBD Kingston Kingston
TBD Deep River Oiseau Rock
TBD Windsor Windsor
January 8, 2019 Ajax Ajax
January 22, 2019 Toronto Toronto
January 28, 2019 Toronto Don Valley
February 12, 2019 Kitchener Kitchener-Waterloo
March 2, 2019 Kitchener Kitchener-Waterloo
March 3, 2019 Windsor Windsor
March 9, 2019 Port Perry Oshawa
March 28, 2019 London London
April 13, 2019 Port Dover Port Dover
April 23, 2019 London London
May 5, 2019 Windsor Windsor
May 14, 2019 Sarnia Sarnia