Boating 1 – Boating Basics

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)
16 Sussex Street
Halifax, NS B3R 1N8

Course Date

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 7:00pm to Sunday, February 18, 2018 - 5:00pm


Note that the Introductory Boating courses are listed individually and we also offer the option to sign up for the complete Intro Package (B.1, B.2, B.3)  click on link below.   Intro Boating Package: PCOC (Boating 1) and Boating 2 and 3 - Register