Event Calendar


Maritime Radio Classroom Course is scheduled at Kingston Yacht Club 6:30 - 8 PM Mon 15 Apr, Wed 17 Apr  & Mon 22 Apr (In Person Exam). Students may register for a printed CPS Maritime Radio  manual or e-manual.  Select the No Book option to share with a second family member.  Please click on Kingston for course details and to register. 

Maritime Radio Self Study is on 24/7 on the Moodle interactive learning platform. Register at any time to access the course for 60 days to obtain your Restricted Operators Certificate (Maritime). In Rideau District, please  click Ottawa or Brockville squadrons for course description and to register. Part 1 of the exam is done on line and Part 2 is arranged by contacting the instructor for a video meeting.

Basic Navigation and Boat Handling On Line  is available 24/7 via the Moodle interactive learning platform. Squadron instructors arrange to meet students weekly on line.  Prerequisite is the Pleasure Craft Operator Card available on line at www.cps-ecp.ca.  Formerly called Boating 2 and Boating 3, for Basic Navigation and Boat Handling is offered at other squadrons www.cpsboat.ca  B2-B3 courses.

Boating 4 – Near Shore Marine Navigation Level 1 On-Line started 9 Jan 2024 for 15 weeks hosted by Brockville Squadron Tuesdays 7 PM.  Pre-requisite is B2-B3. Course material available 24/7. Some print packages are mailed out when you register.   Please contact Brockville Squadron  instructor David Allester for details.

Weather For Boaters - on line  Starts 25 Jan 2024 7 PM five Thursday evenings. Course material available online 24/7.  Please contact Robin Craig for course offered by Ottawa Squadron

Recreational Vessel Courtesy Checks are available at Portsmouth Olympic Harbour, Collins Bay Marina, Treasure Island Marina and other locations near Kingston by appointment. Please contact kingstonsafeboating@gmail.com to arrange a visit to your boat to check the safety equipment required is on board.