Online Training and Boat Safety

Online Pleasure Craft Operator Card Course

Course by: AHEIA

SKU: 4475


Our comprehensive online course will provide essential information on important topics to help you prepare for the online Transport Canada Boating Safety Test for the Pleasure Craft Operator Card (PCOC). 

This online course may be taken from any internet enabled computer and can be paused and returned to at any time. There is a minimum time requirement for each module. You must view the slide modules for the required amount of time before being permitted to move onto the next module and complete the course.

Cards will be issued by mail upon successful completion of the program.

  • The course will take you at least 3 hours
  • Transport Canada PCOC Test
    • 50 multiple-choice questions open book test
    • 75 % pass mark (38/50)
    • Test time is 1 hour 15 minutes (75mins)
  • If you fail the test, you must wait 24hr to repeat
  • If you fail the test a second time, you must repeat the online course
  • You must take the PCOC test within 30 days of completing the online course
  • You can print a temporary card (PCOC) at home once you pass the PCOC test while your permanent card is being made and mailed to you in 6 weeks/days.
  • Your PCOC is good for life!

Note: This Online Study Guide has been approved by Transport Canada strictly on the basis that it meets the requirements of the Standard for Pleasure Operator Card Testing over the Internet (TP 15080E) and the Boating Safety Course and Test Syllabus (TP 14932E). This approval does not represent confirmation of authorship by the course provider. Personal information collected during the registration process is required to issue a Pleasure Craft Operator Card (PCOC) and register a candidates’ PCOC record in the National Pleasure Craft Operator Card Database System.

Replacement cards are $15 + GST for one or two replacements, $10 + GST for 3 or more copies. To order replacement cards please contact us at 1-866-852-4342 or

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Course Outline

This comprehensive, easy-to-use online boating education program covers important boat-safety topics, including:

  1. Module 1 - Getting your boat ready 
  2. Module 2 - Keeping You and Your Boat Safe
  3. Module 3 - Getting Ready to Sail 
  4. Module 4 - Following Rules of the Water 
  5. Module 5 - Preventing and Responding to Emergencies 
  6. Final Test - Transport Canada
  7. Congratulations
Course Details
3 hours
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