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SS Boating Basics / Printed
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? Canadian Power and Sail  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.  Exam fee is not included with course fee.

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

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