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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British Columbia
Starts City Squadron Link
September 4, 2019 Victoria Brentwood Bay
September 5, 2019 Victoria Victoria
September 11, 2019 White Rock White Rock
October 19, 2019 Roberts Creek Sunshine Coast
November 6, 2019 Abbotsford Valley
November 14, 2019 Vancouver Vancouver
January 9, 2020 Chilliwack Valley
April 2, 2020 Victoria Oak Bay
April 2, 2020 Vancouver Vancouver
Starts City Squadron Link
TBD Deep River Oiseau Rock
TBD Lindsay Lindsay
TBD Ottawa Ottawa
TBD Sarnia Sarnia
TBD Cornwall Cornwall
TBD Windsor Windsor
TBD Brockville Brockville
TBD Stratford Stratford
TBD Wallaceburg Wallaceburg
TBD Ottawa Britannia-Rideau
TBD Kingston Kingston
September 14, 2019 Kitchener Grand River
October 12, 2019 Kitchener Grand River
March 21, 2020 Kitchener Grand River
April 4, 2020 Kitchener Grand River
May 2, 2020 Kitchener Grand River