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.

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Boating Basics (PCOC)
Halifax, NS B3J 3A5

Course Date

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 6:00pm to Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 5:00pm


St. James Anglican Church Hall

PCOC only: Friday, October 18, 6:00pm - 9:00pm, AND Sunday October 20, 1:00-5:00pm

Registration link for three courses B1, B2, B3 combined is