Get Your Boating License. It's as Easy as 1-2-3

Here's how it works...

1. Study the Online Course

Watch, listen and learn with our narrated and animated lessons as we put you right in the captain's seat. Perfect for all ages and learning styles.

Study at your own pace from anywhere, including tablets and smartphones. We'll track your progress and there's no pressure - your one time fee will never expire and you don't have to complete the course in one sitting.

Step 1 - Study the Online Pleasure Craft Operator Card Course
About the BOATsmart!® Exam Online Boating Course

The BOATsmart!® Online Boating Course is 100% Canada Approved and includes everything you need to pass the Pleasure Craft Operator Card Test and obtain your boating license. The course is completely online, easy-to-understand, and step-by-step.

2. Pass The Official Test

Take the official boating safety test from anywhere, including the comfort of home. Available for all ages including young boaters under 16.

Free unlimited retries are included. No supervisor is required and the online BOATsmart!® exam is open book.

Step 2 - Pass the Transport Canada Boating License Test
How hard is the Official Test?

Don't sweat it! We'll help you progress through the online boating course, and you'll learn everything you need to pass and obtain your operator card. The Boating Safety Exam consists of 50 multiple choice questions so all of the answers are right there for you. You'll need at least 75% (38 out of 50) to pass, but don't stress because the Boating Safety Test is open book!

3. You're Set! Go Boating!

Print an official temporary card immediately when you pass. The standard one-time fee includes your permanent card mailed in 2 weeks.

Your BOATsmart!® Card is good for life! Go boating today anywhere in Canada. The BOATsmart!® Card is also recognized by the US Coast Guard and valid when boating anywhere in North America.

Step 3 - Get Your Pleasure Craft Operator Card