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.

BELLEVILLE

Additional Information

Start Date: Apr 18th, 2020

Start Time: 9:00 AM

Room #: Lounge

Address: Crate Marine Belleville
Dundas Street
BELLEVILLE, ON

Contact: Nicholas O'Reilly
613-720-2189
nicholasaoreilly@hotmail.com

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$128.00
Member Price
$115.20
Non-Member Price
$98.00
Member Price
$88.20
BELLEVILLE

Additional Information

Start Date: Apr 18th, 2020

Start Time: 9:00 AM

Room #: Lounge 2nd Floor

Address: Crate Marine Belleville
Dundas St
BELLEVILLE, ON

Contact: Nicholas O'Reilly
613-720-2189
nicholasaoreilly@hotmail.com

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$128.00
Member Price
$115.20
Non-Member Price
$98.00
Member Price
$88.20
CHILLIWACK

Additional Information

Course runs 4 weeks, Thursday evenings from 7:00-9:30 PM, November 5 to 26. Course is subject to cancellation if student enrollment is less than 3 students... Registration deadline is Oct. 21 After that date contact Rob Turner (604) 853-7800 to confirm availability of course materials. Students selecting the eBook option should be aware that eBooks are provided shortly after registration, and if the course is cancelled the cost of the book ($35) will not be refunded.

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
DARTMOUTH

Additional Information

Pleasure Craft Operator Card course, 2 evenings, May 7 and May 12, 6 p.m. to 9 each evening

Start Date: May 7th, 2020

Start Time: 6:00 PM

Room #: Great Room

Address: Dartmouth Yacht Club
Windmill Road
DARTMOUTH, NS

Contact: Mary Ridgewell
902-463-2108
ridgewm@eastlink.ca

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$98.00
Member Price
$88.20
Non-Member Price
$88.00
Member Price
$79.20
DORVAL

Additional Information

NEW DATES! Course will be held three evenings: Sept 8, 15, 22, 7-9 PM, subject to minimum enrollment. Bring a friend and reserve early to secure your spot! Register online and forward confirmation to cps.st.lawrence.district@gmail.com. Discounts available for additional family member(s) sharing course material (call 514-900-9761 ext 1) and also for Boating 1/2 and Boating 1/2/3 packages. Course fee covers student material, exam and PCOC card.

Start Date: Sep 8th, 2020

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: TBD

Address: Royal St Lawrence YC 20-0907
1350 Lakeshore Drive
DORVAL, QC

Contact: Alfred Weippert
514-900-9761
cps.st.lawrence.district@gmail.com

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$108.00
Member Price
$97.20
Non-Member Price Discount Applied
$98.00($10.00) Early Bird Discount ends on Aug 24th, 2020
Member Price Discount Applied
$87.20($10.00)
Non-Member Price
$83.00
Member Price
$74.70
Non-Member Price Discount Applied
$73.00($10.00) Early Bird Discount ends on Aug 24th, 2020
Member Price Discount Applied
$64.70($10.00)
GABRIOLA

Additional Information

This is a SELF-STUDY course. No instruction is provided. On-line tutoring for Gabriola students only, by Gabriola Squadron Educational Officer (SEO), available on request by student. If you prefer a PRINTED TEXT contact SEO Agathe Gaulin at agathe@freespiritsailing PRIOR to registering. If you OK with the on-line ebook, please register accordingly. Disregard "Start Date" shown. Self-Study starts by students after registration. Disregard "Start Time" shown. Disregard "Room Number" shown. Exam will be via ZOOM or similar virtual meeting which will be set up by the Gabriola Squadron Educational Officer (SEO). Alternative ways can be arranged, with social distancing measures, for Gabriola students only, with the SEO. Date and Time of the exam to be arranged by each student with SEO. Registrations are accepted until July 6, 2020.

Start Date: Jun 10th, 2020

Start Time: 9:00 AM

Room #: None

Address: Zoom or similar
Study address: Self-study (with printed text or with on-line ebook). Exam address: via Zoom or similar virtual meeting app. For Gabriola students only: alternate location, with social distancing, can be arranged with SEO.
GABRIOLA, BC

Contact: Agathe Gaulin, SEO
250-247-9714
agathe@freespiritsailing.ca

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$85.00
Member Price
$76.50
Non-Member Price
$75.00
Member Price
$67.50
KITCHENER

Additional Information

Park in the parking lot off of Tillsley Drive. You can enter the building through Door #4 and then find the elevator on your right. Go down 1 floor to the parking level (Button P). As you leave the elevator, the training room is on your left. This is a one day course. It starts at 9 am and ends about 4 pm. The exam will take place in the last hour of the course. You should bring a light lunch. NOTE/////// You must receive your manual 10 days in advance in order to preview the material before the class begins. That date would be APRIL 22, 2020. Please contact Rick B.at rickardys@hotmail.com to set this up.

Start Date: May 2nd, 2020

Start Time: 9:00 AM

Room #: downstairs training room

Address: Village of Winston Park
50 Tillsley Drive
KITCHENER, ON

Contact: Rick Brenneman
519-662-2861
rickardys@hotmail.com

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$128.00
Member Price
$115.20
Non-Member Price
$98.00
Member Price
$88.20
LONDON

Additional Information

Start Date: May 6th, 2020

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: TBA

Address: John Paul II High School
1300 Oxford Street East
LONDON, ON

Contact: Alice Baratta
519-453-2172
anbaratta@execulink.com

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$108.00
Member Price
$97.20
Non-Member Price
$98.00
Member Price
$88.20
MONCTON

Additional Information

The course includes 6 hours of instruction spread over three Thursday evenings starting May 7 and review and test for your PCOC Card on May 21 Fee includes Boating Basics manual and PCOC Card. Early Bird discount applies to online registration and payment of fee. A superior, more thorough way of getting your Card over doing it online. For registration go to https://www.cps-ecp.ca/course-catalog/01 Blue Bar Certification Courses

Start Date: May 7th, 2020

Start Time: 6:30 PM

Room #: 2nd floorom

Address: SOBEYS
Elmwood Drive
MONCTON, NB

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

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$108.00
Member Price
$97.20
Non-Member Price
$98.00
Member Price
$88.20
OAKVILLE

Additional Information

This course will be run from 12:15pm until 5pm on both Saturday June 27, and Sunday June 28, 2020. We have provided extra instruction time as we want you to understand the rules of the waterways and walk away after the course knowing a lot more than you can learning on line. Our teachings are based on good 2 way communication between the students and Instructor. This course may be delayed due to the coronavirus outbreak and Government rules regarding social distancing. We Apologize for the inconvenience.

Start Date: Jun 27th, 2020

Start Time: 12:15 PM

Room #: Members Lounge

Address: Oakville Power Boat Club
150 Water Street
OAKVILLE, ON

Contact: Mike Johnson
905-220-3358
mikecjohnson90@gmail.com

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$130.00
Member Price
$110.50
Non-Member Price
$120.00
Member Price
$102.00
ORANGEVILLE

Additional Information

Two evening class starting on Thursday May 7th with completion Thursday May 14th. Temporary certificates will be provided to sucessful candidate's

Start Date: May 7th, 2020

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: Conference

Address: Archbolds Custom Shoppe
31 Commerce Rd.
ORANGEVILLE, ON

Contact: Rosemary Archbold
519-938-6320
rosemaryarchbold@gmail.com

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$128.00
Member Price
$115.20
Non-Member Price
$98.00
Member Price
$88.20
PORT DOVER

Additional Information

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Start Date: Apr 18th, 2020

Start Time: 9:00 AM

Room #: 0

Address: Port Dover Yacht Club,
62 River Dr, Port Dover, ON N0A 1N0
PORT DOVER, ON

Contact: bill Jerry
866-597-2628
info@portdovercps.org

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$88.00
Member Price
$79.20
Non-Member Price
$83.00
Member Price
$74.70
PORT MOODY

Additional Information

This class is scheduled for an in class course, but may change to a virtual classroom depending on recommendations regarding pandemic.

Start Date: Sep 14th, 2020

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: MEC Sept.14

Address: Marine Education Centre
850 Barnet Highway, MEC, Reed Point Marina
PORT MOODY, BC

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

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$108.00
Member Price
$97.20
Non-Member Price Discount Applied
$98.00($10.00) Early Bird Discount ends on Sep 13th, 2020
Member Price Discount Applied
$87.20($10.00)
Non-Member Price
$98.00
Member Price
$88.20
Non-Member Price Discount Applied
$93.00($5.00) Early Bird Discount ends on Sep 13th, 2020
Member Price Discount Applied
$83.20($5.00)
PORT MOODY

Additional Information

This will be a virtual class via GoToTraining

Start Date: Jun 24th, 2020

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: Virtual June 24/20

Address: GoToTraining
Virtual Classroom
PORT MOODY, BC

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

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$108.00
Member Price
$97.20
Non-Member Price
$98.00
Member Price
$88.20
PRINCE GEORGE

Additional Information

Start Date: Jun 11th, 2020

Start Time: 10:00 AM

Room #: home

Address: online
1010
PRINCE GEORGE, BC

Contact: Barry Smith
250-964-9126
bjsmith5601@telus.net

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$105.00
Member Price
$94.50
Non-Member Price
$75.00
Member Price
$60.00
SURREY

Additional Information

Start Date: May 22nd, 2020

Start Time: 1:00 PM

Room #: 1

Address: South Surrey
17309 3 A Ave
SURREY, BC

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

Pricing and Packages:

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

Additional Information

Start Date: Apr 23rd, 2020

Start Time: 10:00 AM

Room #: 101

Address: Surrey
17309 3A Ave
SURREY, BC

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

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$88.00
Member Price
$79.20
Non-Member Price
$83.00
Member Price
$74.70
SURREY

Additional Information

Start Date: May 19th, 2020

Start Time: 3:00 PM

Room #: 1

Address: 17309 3A Ave
17309 3A Ave
SURREY, BC

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

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$108.00
Member Price
$97.20
Non-Member Price
$98.00
Member Price
$88.20
TORONTO

Additional Information

This course is held over 3 consecutive Monday evenings, April 20, April 27 and May 4, 2020 from 7pm to 9:30pm. There will be an exam on the final evening.

Start Date: Apr 20th, 2020

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: 101

Address: Victoria Park Collegiate Institute
15 Wallingford Road, North York M3A 2V1
TORONTO, ON

Contact: Ivan Simokovic
416-994-4131
isimokov@hotmail.com

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$68.00
Member Price
$61.20
Non-Member Price
$53.00
Member Price
$47.70
TORONTO

Additional Information

Start Date: Jun 15th, 2020

Start Time: 9:30 PM

Room #: bd. room

Address: examiner - june 2020
26 Golden Gate Court
TORONTO, ON

Contact: Beverly Walters
416-293-2727
bwalters@cps-ecp.ca

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$85.00
Member Price
$68.00
Non-Member Price
$75.00
Member Price
$60.00
VICTORIA

Additional Information

Held on four consecutive Thursdays. Sept. 3,10, 17 & 24 in the Discovery Room at Royal Victoria Yacht Club.

Start Date: Sep 3rd, 2020

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: 092020

Address: Royal Victoria Yacht Club
3475 Ripon Road
VICTORIA, BC

Contact: Alex Kerr
250-294-4108
askerr@shaw.ca

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$130.00
Member Price
$117.00
Non-Member Price Discount Applied
$110.00($20.00) Early Bird Discount ends on Sep 3rd, 2020
Member Price Discount Applied
$97.00($20.00)
Non-Member Price
$120.00
Member Price
$108.00
Non-Member Price Discount Applied
$110.00($10.00) Early Bird Discount ends on Sep 3rd, 2020
Member Price Discount Applied
$98.00($10.00)
WINDSOR

Additional Information

This is a one day course. You will be advised as to how to pick up a course manual in preparation for the class. NOTE - COURSE DELAYED DUE TO COVID-19 - you will be contacted as to a new date

Start Date: Apr 18th, 2020

Start Time: 9:00 AM

Room #: Community Room

Address: WFCU - 04 18 20
1100 Lauzon Road
WINDSOR, ON

Contact: Joe Gatfield
519-257-0559
joegatfield@bell.net

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
$88.00
Member Price
$79.20
Non-Member Price
$83.00
Member Price
$74.70

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