Boating 1 – Boating Basics

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Boating 1 – Boating Basics
Pleasure Craft Operator Card

Suggested Prerequisite None

Details 1 day course or 3 evenings once per week

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.

BURLINGTON

Additional Information

All classes in Burlington are currently pending reopening of recreation facilities in the City of Burlington and approval to continue with in-person classroom courses by CPS-ECP. Should this class not proceed, all tuitions will be fully refunded. This class runs concurrent with the Boating 1, 2, and 3 combined class. Register online or at the Registration Evening scheduled for Sept 22 - 7:00-9:00 - at the Burlington Seniors Centre. Student wishing to continue on to Boating 2 and 3 may upgrade at any time by paying the incremental fee.

Start Date: Jan 19th, 2021

Start Time: 7:30 PM

Room #: TDB

Address: Burlington Seniors Centre
2285 New Street - Access from Teen Tour Way
BURLINGTON, ON

Contact: Craig Blakeley
365-292-3519
BurlingtonPowerSquadron@gmail.com

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$105.00
Member Price
$84.00
Non-Member Price
$95.00
Member Price
$76.00
CHILLIWACK

Additional Information

Course cancelled due to CV19. Students wishing to obtain their PCOC should register for the online course (https://www.cps-ecp.ca/pcoc-boating-license/).

Start Date: Nov 5th, 2020

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: C111

Address: Sardis Secondary School
45460 Stevenson Rd.,
CHILLIWACK, BC

Contact: Rob Turner
604-853-7800
4turners@telus.net

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$130.00
Member Price
$117.00
Non-Member Price
$120.00
Member Price
$108.00
COQUITLAM

Additional Information

This is an online course specifically for the Vancouver Aboriginal Friendship Centre

Start Date: Nov 5th, 2020

Start Time: 9:00 AM

Room #: N/A

Address: ONLINE
N/A
COQUITLAM, BC

Contact: Bev Estock
604-520-1490
bestock@shaw.ca

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$105.00
Member Price
$94.50
Non-Member Price
$95.00
Member Price
$85.50
GODERICH

Additional Information

ZOOM COURSE - BOATING1 (PCOC - PLEASURE CRAFT OPERATOR CARD) COURSE SCHEDULE APRIL 10 - 9AM TO1PM

Start Date: Apr 10th, 2021

Start Time: 9:00 AM

Room #: ZOOM

Address: ZOOM
GODERICH
GODERICH, ON

Contact: FRED LANGE
519-498-6000
fredlange1313@gmail.com

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$130.00
Member Price
$110.50
Non-Member Price Discount Applied
$120.00($10.00) Early Bird Discount ends on Mar 10th, 2021
Member Price Discount Applied
$100.50($10.00)
Non-Member Price
$120.00
Member Price
$102.00
Non-Member Price Discount Applied
$110.00($10.00) Early Bird Discount ends on Mar 10th, 2021
Member Price Discount Applied
$92.00($10.00)
GUELPH

Additional Information

As a consequence of COVID 19, we have had to put our classroom courses on hold. In the meantime, the Guelph Power and Sail Squadron will be offering this course online, with experienced instructors, using Zoom. The course will essentially be the virtual version of our classroom course. Besides preparing the student for the PCOC Card exam, this course will also provide the student with a good foundation for Boating 2 and Boating 3. Weekly classes are scheduled to begin at 7:30 PM EST, beginning on January 6th, 2021. Three weekly sessions have been scheduled to prepare you for the exam. Enrollment of less than 3 students may result in course cancellation. Reserve early.

Start Date: Jan 6th, 2021

Start Time: 7:30 PM

Room #: 000

Address: Online classroom using Zoom
Guelph
GUELPH, ON

Contact: Wayne Young
519-767-0132
young.ferraro@gallivanting.ca

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$130.00
Member Price
$117.00
Non-Member Price
$95.00
Member Price
$85.50
LONDON

Additional Information

All classes will be conducted on Zoom or Webex. Please register early as it can take up to 1 month to receive materials! It will be beneficial to have read over the material prior to the course.

Start Date: Mar 22nd, 2021

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: 0

Address: London Webex or Zoom
London Webex or Zoom
LONDON, ON

Contact: Carl Lee
519-433-1827
clee@odyssey.on.ca

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$130.00
Member Price
$117.00
Non-Member Price Discount Applied
$115.00($15.00) Early Bird Discount ends on Feb 28th, 2021
Member Price Discount Applied
$102.00($15.00)
Non-Member Price
$120.00
Member Price
$108.00
Non-Member Price Discount Applied
$105.00($15.00) Early Bird Discount ends on Feb 22nd, 2021
Member Price Discount Applied
$93.00($15.00)
MONCTON

Additional Information

This course provides six hours instruction on three successive evenings April 7 - April 21, 2021 from an experienced boater and discussion with fellow boaters. A superior way to prepared for the PCOC Card Test. It also prepares you for Boating Courses 2 and 3. Register ONLINE: https://www.cps-ecp.ca/course-catalog/ Reduced fee for additional family members.sharing the course manual and other materials with first family member, payable at first date of course. Contact Johan Spiering, jspiering@rogers.com. 506-382-9421 Reserve well in advance.

Start Date: Apr 7th, 2021

Start Time: 6:30 PM

Room #: Community munity Room

Address: Sobeys
Elmwood Drive
MONCTON, NB

Contact: Johan Spiering
506-382-9421
jspiering@rogers.com

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$105.00
Member Price
$94.50
Non-Member Price
$95.00
Member Price
$85.50
PORT MOODY

Additional Information

Start Date: Feb 11th, 2021

Start Time: 10:00 AM

Room #: Feb.11/21

Address: Online - GoToMeeting
GoToMeeting
PORT MOODY, BC

Contact: Lynn Meisl
604-219-4525
lmeisl@telus.net

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$95.00
Member Price
$85.50
Non-Member Price
$85.00
Member Price
$76.50

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