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.

LANGLEY

Additional Information

This course will be on Tuesdays January 14,21 and 28 between 7-10 PM. The exam will be on the last night. For additional information please call , Joy Ruffeski 604 533-2831 or Len Murphy 604 312-0609

Start Date: Jan 14th, 2020

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: 216

Address: Brookswood Senior Secondary
20902 37a Ave
LANGLEY, BC

Contact: Len Murphy
604-312-0609
lenmurphylps@gmail.com

Pricing and Packages:

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

BURNABY

Additional Information

Start Date: Jan 7th, 2020

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: 100

Address: Burnaby Mountain Secondary School
8800 Eastlake Drive
BURNABY, BC

Contact: Colin MacGillivray
778-877-6553
colin_macgillivray@telus.net

Pricing and Packages:

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

LONDON

Additional Information

Start Date: Oct 16th, 2019

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: tba

Address: Catholic Central High School
450 Dundas Street
LONDON, ON

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

Pricing and Packages:

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

VICTORIA

Additional Information

Start Date: Dec 11th, 2019

Start Time: 7:45 PM

Room #: 135

Address: Claremont School
4980 Wesley Ave
VICTORIA, BC

Contact: Len Burton
250-656-6450
brentwoodbaysquadron@live.ca

Pricing and Packages:

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

VICTORIA

Additional Information

Start Date: Jan 8th, 2020

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: tba

Address: Claremont Secondary School
4980 Wesley Ave.
VICTORIA, BC

Contact: Len Burton
250-656-6450
brentwoodbaysquadron@live.ca

Pricing and Packages:

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

DELTA

Additional Information

Start Date: Nov 7th, 2019

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: tba

Address: Ladner Community Centre
4735 - 51st Street
DELTA, BC

Contact: P. Lefroy
604-980-5164
peterlefroy47@gmail.com

Pricing and Packages:

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

NANAIMO

Additional Information

2 day course Saturday and Sunday

Start Date: Jan 11th, 2020

Start Time: 9:00 AM

Room #: tba

Address: Nanaimo Yacht Club
400 Newcastle Avenue
NANAIMO, BC

Contact: Roger Gibb
250-751-8810
rdgibb@telus.net

Pricing and Packages:

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

WHITBY

Additional Information

Created for WBAS record transition

Start Date: Nov 19th, 2019

Start Time: 9:00 AM

Room #: Main

Address: Port Whitby Marina
301 Watson St W
WHITBY, ON

Contact: John Rycroft
905-261-4260
boating@oshawapss.ca

Pricing and Packages:

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

VANCOUVER

Additional Information

Start Date: Apr 2nd, 2020

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: tba

Address: Prince of Wales High School
2250 Eddington Drive
VANCOUVER, BC

Contact: John Steede
604-230-0848
training@vpsboat.org

Pricing and Packages:

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

VANCOUVER

Additional Information

Start Date: Nov 14th, 2019

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: tba

Address: Prince of Wales High School
2250 Eddington Drive
VANCOUVER, BC

Contact: John Steede
604-230-0848
training@vpsboat.org

Pricing and Packages:

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

CHILLIWACK

Additional Information

Required minimum enrollment 3 students. Registration deadline is December 16th, 2019. After that date contact Ron Gillies (604) 792-6626 to confirm availability of course materials. Course runs 4 weeks, Thursday evenings 7PM to 9:30PM, January 9th to January 30th, 2020.

Start Date: Jan 9th, 2020

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: C111

Address: Sardis Secondary School
45460 Stevenson Road
CHILLIWACK, BC

Contact: Ron Gillies
604-792-6626
education.valleysquadron@gmail.com

Pricing and Packages:

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

HALIFAX

Additional Information

This class meets over 2 sessions, Friday evening, 6-9 pm, and Sunday afternoon, 1-5pm, with the test for PCOC taking place at the end of the second session on Sunday. The seminar is offered as a stand-alone or as part of the complete Introductory Boating package (see the listing for Boating 1, 2 and 3 combined)

Start Date: Feb 14th, 2020

Start Time: 6:00 PM

Room #: Fuller Room

Address: St. James Anglican Church Hall
2668 Joseph Howe Drive (at Armdale Roundabout)
HALIFAX, NS

Contact: Adriana McCrea (Squadron Educational Officer)
adriana@winedt.ca

Pricing and Packages:

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

VICTORIA

Additional Information

Jan 14 (7:15 - 9:30pm), Jan 18 (Saturday at the docks/on the water), Jan 21st (exam night: 7:15 - 9:00pm)

Start Date: Jan 14th, 2020

Start Time: 7:15 PM

Room #: Hall

Address: St. Matthias Church
600 Richmond Ave
VICTORIA, BC

Contact: Joe Pennimpede
778-350-4383
education@victoriasquadron.ca

Pricing and Packages:

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

RICHMOND

Additional Information

Start Date: Nov 6th, 2019

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: tba

Address: Steveston Harbour Authority
South foot of Trites Road
RICHMOND, BC

Contact: P. Lefroy
604-980-5164
peterlefroy47@gmail.com

Pricing and Packages:

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

RICHMOND

Additional Information

This is offered over 3 evenings Wednesday, January 8, January 15, January 22, 2020 from 7 to 9 pm. The Transport Canada PCOC (Boater's Card) examination is conducted during the evening of January 22, 2020.

Start Date: Jan 8th, 2020

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: 1

Address: Steveston Harbour Authority
South foot of 12740 Trites Rd
RICHMOND, BC

Contact: Peter Lefroy
604-290-4121
peterlefroy47@gmail.com

Pricing and Packages:

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

QUESNEL

Additional Information

Start Date: Dec 14th, 2019

Start Time: 9:00 AM

Room #: tba

Address: to be announce
tba
QUESNEL, BC

Contact: Garry Miller
250-992-3279
garrym54@gmail.com

Pricing and Packages:

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

TORONTO

Additional Information

This course is held over 3 consecutive Monday evenings, January 27, February 3 and February 10, 2020 from 7pm to 9:30pm. There will be an exam on the final evening.

Start Date: Jan 27th, 2020

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: 103

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

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 #: 103

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

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