Boating License Course is Transport Canada Accredited
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As of September 15 2009, it’s mandatory to carry proof of competency when operating a motorized boat in Nova Scotia. This is most commonly known as a Pleasure Craft Operator Card or boating license. Need yours? Take the BOATsmart! Transport Canada Accredited safe boating course and test online now!

BOATsmart! is Accredited by Transport Canada and a proud member of the Canadian Safe Boating Council.

BOAT SAFE IN NOVA SCOTIA

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Canada Boating Course lesson preview

NOVA SCOTIA BOATING LICENSE

Get Your Pleasure Craft Operator Card In 3 Easy Steps

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Study The Online Course

The BOATsmart! course offers narrated, animated and interactive lessons and includes all of the knowledge you need to obtain your Pleasure Craft Operator Card. Study at home, at your own pace and we’ll automatically track your progress.

Print Your Card And Go Boating

Take to the water immediately with your temporary boating card. Your permanent card is in the mail and is good for life.

NOVA SCOTIA BOATING DESTINATIONS

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Nova Scotia boating license test

With your Pleasure Craft Operator Card, its time to hit Nova Scotia’s amazing waterways! Here are a few of the top boating destinations in Nova Scotia to add to your list. Enjoy!

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BOATsmart! Exam is accredited by Transport Canada and a proud member of the Canadian Safe Boating Council.