The BOATsmart! Course is 100% Transport Canada Approved and includes all the knowledge required to obtain your Pleasure Craft Operator Card. Take the Course online at your own pace with easy-to-understand, step by step lessons.Start Now
Each lesson is narrated and brilliantly illustrated so you can progress quickly and remember what you’ve learned. With more than 100 animated and interactive lessons, our Online Boating Course is perfect for all ages and experience levels. The BOATsmart! Course is organized into the following learning modules:
We’ve hand-picked the lessons that we know you’ll find a bit tougher, and made them easier to understand. How? By developing our own interactive lessons that help you to put your knowledge into practice. It’s like sitting in the Captain's seat, wheel in hand, without the stress of going on the wrong side of that red marker buoy!
Seeing and hearing is the best way to learn. When visual learning is combined with audio narration, students remember and recall better. It sinks in. That’s why every BOATsmart! lesson includes brilliant illustrations along with easy-to-follow narration. BOATsmart! Exam includes the most animated and interactive lessons available, so you’ll be boating with confidence in no time.
The BOATsmart! Exam Course includes everything you need to pass the Pleasure Craft Operator Card Test and obtain your Canada Boating License. But there’s more to learn out on the water such as towing and launching a boat or how to dock your boat in the wind. So we’ve included the perfect amount of bonus content to help you boat like a pro.
The BOATsmart! Printed Study Guide is the perfect Test companion. Follow along in your BOATsmart!® Study Guide and use it for the open book exam. Can’t remember which side of that marker buoy to pass on? Throw the BOATsmart! Study Guide on the boat and you’ve got a comprehensive reference guide at your fingertips.