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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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Sailboat with red and green sidelights and white sternlight
Red and green sidelights and one sternlight meet the navigation lights requirement for sailboats that are not operating under engine power (Rule 25).
Sailboat with red and green sidelights, white sternlight, and two all-round lights in a vertical line
Red and green sidelights, one sternlight, and two all-round lights in a vertical line (upper red, lower green) also meet the navigation lights requirement for sailboats that are not operating under engine power (Rule 25).
Sailboat with a combination red, green, and white light near top of mast
One combination red, green, and white light exhibited near the top of the mast meets the navigation lights requirement for sailboats less than 20 metres (65.6 feet) in length and not operating under engine power (Rule 25).