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Why should I take a boating course?

Why should I take a boating course?

A question that I get asked a lot is “why should I take a safe boating course?” Let me start by asking you the following question: Would you start driving a car before taking a course and/or driving lessons? The answer is probably no and for good reason. When it comes to operating a boat, … Continue reading

Digital Government Publications for Boaters

Digital Government Publications for Boaters

Load up your tablet with these free publications from the Government of Canada. Safe Boating Guide – PDF: http://www.tc.gc.ca/media/documents/marinesafety/TP-511e.pdf Guide de sécurité nautique – PDF: http://www.tc.gc.ca/media/documents/securitemaritime/TP-511f.pdf Boat Notes – Your Guide to Boating Safety – PDF: Boat_Notes_En_May-2016_CPS_Web Carnet de bord – Cap sur la sécurité nautique – PDF: Boat_Notes_Fr_May-2016_CPS_Web Chart 1: Symbols, Abbreviations and Terms – … Continue reading