COVID-19 and Your Boat Insurance

COVID-19 continues to have an impact on virtually every aspect of our lives. As the situation continues to evolve, all of us are dealing with the on-going uncertainty created by these unprecedented events. With the arrival of spring, we have started to receive many questions from our clients regarding boat insurance.

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Who has Right of Way?

Who has the “Right of Way” in various situations is set out by regulated Marine Rules of the Road.

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Where to go boating

I often get asked from CPS-ECP members and non-members: Where is s good place to go boating in my area?

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New Laws and Regulations That Apply to Pleasure Craft

From time to time new laws and regulations relating to the operation of pleasure craft are added to the Small Vessel Regulations. Here are the two latest additions that have been sent to us by Transport Canada, Office of Boating Safety.

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Transportation and Trailering

Those of us with smaller boats spend almost as much time trailering as we do on the water or at a show. We prepare the boat but may not spend the time ensuring that our trailer is prepared and properly hooked to our vehicle.

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Spring Boating Tips

The days are getting longer ~ if not much warmer. It’s time to get out on the water – or at the very least, prepare to get out on the water.

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CPS-ECP Courses, Events and Resources

CPS-ECP Event Calendar

We offer a range of events and services nationally.

Get Your Boating License

The CPS-ECP Pleasure Craft Operator Card (PCOC) is good for life.


CPS-ECP is recognized as the foremost educational boating authority in Canada.