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Boating Courses in Canada: Where to Take the Safe Boater Exam®!

ASM Safe Safe Boating encourages boaters in all provinces to take a Transport Canada approved course to obtain the Canadian Boating License. ASM Safe Boating, through its partnership with, offers Transport Canada approved courses and certification for the Canadian Pleasure Craft Operator Card.

Canadian Boating Licence: It’s the Law!

As of September 2009, it is the law in Canada to hold a boater license while operating a pleasure craft boat. Anyone found operating a boat without a Pleasure Craft Operator Card, or boat operator license, is subject to a $250 fine.

The following pages outline the Boater Exam® locations across Canada. The Boater Exam® can be taken online or at a registered Boater Exam® classroom.

Click on the links below to find a location in your area:

Take Your Test Online

Take Your Test Online!

Get the Card It's the Law

Get The Card!

Take a Boat License Quiz