About the Study Guide

This Online Study Guide has been approved by Transport Canada strictly on the basis that it meets the requirements of the Standard for Pleasure Craft 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. Feel free to look around, but you’ll need to register to begin progress toward getting your Pleasure Craft Operator Card

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Vessels engaged in fishing display a red all-round light over a white all-round light. Additional lights that may be displayed include:

  • A white all-round light that points in the direction of any fishing gear extending more than 150 metres horizontally from the vessel
  • Red and green sidelights and a white sternlight when the vessel is underway
Navigation lights on a fishing vessel that is underway
Navigation lights on a fishing vessel that is underway