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
October 20, 2018 Roberts Creek Sunshine Coast
November 7, 2018 Abbotsford Valley
November 7, 2018 Richmond Fraser
November 15, 2018 Vancouver Vancouver
January 5, 2019 Nanaimo Nanaimo
January 9, 2019 Victoria Brentwood Bay
January 10, 2019 Duncan Cowichan
January 10, 2019 Chilliwack Valley
January 12, 2019 Comox Cape Lazo
February 16, 2019 Roberts Creek Sunshine Coast
March 9, 2019 Comox Cape Lazo
April 20, 2019 Black Creek Cape Lazo
New Brunswick
Starts City Squadron Link
April 2, 2019 Moncton Shediac
Ontario
Starts City Squadron Link
TBD Windsor Windsor
TBD Brockville Brockville
TBD Stratford Stratford
TBD Ottawa Britannia-Rideau
TBD Kingston Kingston
TBD Deep River Oiseau Rock
TBD Ottawa Ottawa
TBD Lindsay Lindsay
TBD Sarnia Sarnia
TBD Cornwall Cornwall
April 18, 2017 Niagara Falls Fort Erie
October 9, 2018 London London
October 11, 2018 Ajax Ajax
November 5, 2018 Whitby Oshawa
November 20, 2018 Sarnia Sarnia
November 20, 2018 London London
January 8, 2019 Ajax Ajax
January 22, 2019 Toronto Toronto
January 28, 2019 Toronto Don Valley
March 9, 2019 Whitby Oshawa
March 23, 2019 Whitby Oshawa
March 23, 2019 Whitby Oshawa
March 28, 2019 London London
April 23, 2019 London London