Small Boat Safety

Cost: $77
Delivery: In-class & Online
Locations:
Registration Info

Course Overview

This course provides you with the basics of safe boating knowledge and lifetime certification. Your Operator’s Card is issued after successful completion of the test. Recreational boating regulations require all recreational motorized boat operators to obtain a Pleasure Craft Operator Card and you need proof of competency to operate a motorized boat. As of 2009, these regulations are in effect for all Recreational Motorized Boaters as well as Personal Watercrafts. This is a Transport Canada Accredited Boating Safety Course. Topics include:

  • Canada Shipping Act
  • Small Vessel Regulations
  • Collision Regulations
  • Charts and Publications Regulations
  • Criminal Code of Canada
  • Responding to Emergencies
  • Trip Preparations
  • Canadian Buoyage System (Aids to Navigation)
  • Acting Responsibly

To help you prepare for the course, review the Safe Boating Guide by Transport Canada before the first class. You may also find the Office of Boating Safety information useful.

Prerequisite: None

Schedule

Campus Class # Dates Details
Waterfront 1592 April 05, 2014 More Info
Lunenburg 1996 Cancelled (Apr 12) More Info
Pictou 1502 Cancelled (Apr 26) More Info
Online 1317 April 28 - August 30, 2014 More Info
Waterfront 1318 May 24, 2014 More Info

Class Details

Class #:
1592
Campus:
Waterfront Campus | Campus Contact InfoMap
Dates:
April 05, 2014
Time:
Saturday | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Instructor:
H2Oceans
Materials:
Included - handbook, exam and certificate. A lifetime Operator’s Card is issued after successful completion of the exam.
Class #:
1996  **Cancelled**
Campus:
Lunenburg Campus | Campus Contact InfoMap
Dates:
April 12, 2014
Time:
Saturday | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Instructor:
Marion Schlaich & Michael Lowe (H2Oceans)
Class #:
1502  **Cancelled**
Campus:
Pictou Campus | Campus Contact InfoMap
Dates:
April 26, 2014
Time:
Saturday | 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Instructor:
Mike Lowe
Class #:
1317
Campus:
Online
Dates:
April 28 - August 30, 2014
Instructor:
H2Ocean
Notes:
Continuous Intake - Students can start throughout the term
Class #:
1318
Campus:
Waterfront Campus | Campus Contact InfoMap
Dates:
May 24, 2014
Time:
Saturday | 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Instructor:
H2Ocean

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