Fly the flag and enjoy exclusive member benefits

We have been connecting enthusiastic boaters for over 85 years, and played a major role in boating culture in Canada. With members from 120 local clubs (Squadrons), members have access to a huge network of new friends, educators and enthusiasts. We are a volunteer-driven organization with a reputation for high-quality boating education.

A discount of 25% applies to a First Year Membership if requested within 60 days of the student’s marks submitted after completing a CanBoat course.


Member Benefits

Membership in CanBoat means that you are part of a community of passionate boaters who are committed to safety, boating education and having fun on the water.

Member benefits include:

  • Save on your group home, auto and boat insurance
  • Aqua Map navigation app discount
  • Save on boating equipment from premier manufacturers
  • Marine towing, Magazines and More!
  • Discounts on CanBoat Boating Courses

Apply to become a CanBoat member today!

Have an Operator Card? Join immediately!
By joining, you are supporting a non-profit volunteer organization committed to promoting values you believe in.

Other Ways to Apply

You can also call National Office during business hours at 1-888-277-2628, email us at or contact the representative of a Squadron near you.

Other Membership Services

Renew Your CanBoat Membership Online

Login and complete your CanBoat renewal online. Check your membership card or log in to find your membership expiry date. Paper invoices will be mailed between 30 and 45 days before the membership expiry.