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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A pleasure craft’s compliance notice shows that the pleasure craft was in compliance with the construction requirements at the time the pleasure craft was built or imported (the latest of the two). If the pleasure craft is 6 metres (19.7 feet) or less in length, the compliance notice also will include the maximum recommended safe capacity and horsepower limits.

Construction Requirements

To see the construction requirements for a pleasure craft, refer to: