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Boating Basics Handbook
1st Edition 2011 rev 2013
Shipping and Handling INCLUDED
The Approved Boating Basics Handbook prepares you to write the Pleasure Craft Operator Card test.
This is an ideal manual for "about-to-be" boat owners, new boat owners, hunters, anglers, and cottagers who use their boat for transportation and pleasure. Study at home, or take the Boating Basics Course in a squadron classroom near you.
Course curriculum:
  • Boating & the law
  • Know your Boat
  • Equipping your Boat
  • Marine Rules of the Road
  • The Canadian Aids to Navigation System
  • Trailering and transporting
  • Getting Underway
  • Anchoring
  • Docking
  • Locks
  • Water-related Activities
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Weather tips
  • Trip Plan
Crossing the border? CPS is a provider of safe boating courses approved by both Transport Canada and the U.S. National Association of State Boating Law Administrators.
As per Transport Canada regulations, only candidates who successfully complete the online study guide can write the online test.
  • Once comfortable with the study material, you may challenge the PCOC exam.
  • Upon successful completion of the test, you will receive a one-year complimentary Associate Membership to CPS with a comprehensive list of member benefits.
  • Transport Canada introduced over 100 new required key learning points which were added to the original 149. As of April 2011, this study guide has been revised to include all of the key learning points.
  • This manual is normally included when you register to a classroom course; ask the squadron offering a classroom course if they offer a discount for students who already have the latest version of this manual.

If  you would rather study e-book, order with the code below   K10514e

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