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Ontario, Canada. K1A 0N8
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Study our Boating Course.
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Pass the PCOC test.
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Retries are free.

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Print your Temp PCOC.
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How do I get my boating license in Toronto?

To get your boating license in Toronto :

  • Study our free online boating course and pass the online test.
  • Print a temporary boating license (PCOC) at home and go boating straight away.
  • Your permanent boating license (PCOC) will be mailed to you within 48 hours.
  • Your boating license never expires and is valid to use nationwide.

Do I need a boating license in Toronto?

Yes. Anybody who operates a motorized boat or PWC in Toronto must have a proof of competency regardless of your age, engine horsepower or length of boat. The most common proof of competency in Toronto is a Pleasure Craft Operator Card (boating license). Proof of competency is basically a proof of boating education.

Failure to have your Pleasure Craft Operator Card with you when boating in Toronto could result in a fine of $250.

Toronto Boating License Course

Whether you’re a seasoned boater or new to the water, it’s important to make sure you have a valid boating license before heading out on the water in Toronto. MyBoatCard.com® makes it easy to get your Toronto boating license with both in-person and online boating safety courses available.

To obtain your Toronto boating license, the first step is to complete the Transport Canada approved boating safety course. Our course covers all the necessary topics, including rules of the road, navigation, and proper operation of a vessel. Once you’ve completed the boating safety course, you’ll need to pass a written exam. MyBoatCard.com® offers the exam online, so you can take it from the comfort of your own home. The exam covers important topics such as boating laws, safety procedures, and proper handling of a vessel.

After you’ve passed the exam, you’ll receive your Toronto boating license in the mail. You’ll need to carry your boating license with you whenever you’re operating a motorized vessel on the water in Toronto.

Exploring Toronto By Boat

Now that you have your Toronto boating license, you may be wondering where the best places to boat in and around the area are. Toronto has a number of fantastic locations for boating, including:

  • Lake Ontario: Lake Ontario is a large lake that offers a wide range of boating opportunities. The lake is popular for power boating, sailing, and water sports, and it’s also a great spot for fishing. There are several marinas and boat launches along the lake, making it easy to access the water.

  • Toronto Islands: The Toronto Islands are a group of small islands located in the center of Toronto. The islands are a popular spot for kayaking and canoeing, and they’re also a great spot for sailing and power boating. There are several boat launches in the area, and the islands are home to a number of marinas.

  • Humber River: The Humber River is a large river that flows through Toronto, and it’s a great spot for kayaking and canoeing. The river is surrounded by beautiful parks and wetlands, making it a great spot for observing wildlife. There are several boat launches along the river, and it’s also a popular spot for fishing.

  • Rouge River: The Rouge River is a smaller river that is perfect for kayaking and canoeing. The river is surrounded by beautiful forests and wetlands, making it a great spot for observing wildlife. There are several boat launches in the area, and the river is also a popular spot for fishing.

In addition to these locations, there are many other lakes, rivers, and waterways in the Toronto area that are great for boating. Whether you’re interested in fishing, water sports, or just enjoying the scenery, there’s something for everyone in Toronto.

Staying Safe On The Water

It’s important to have a Toronto boating license no matter where you choose to boat in and around the area. A boating license will ensure you can stay safe on the water and enjoy all that Toronto has to offer.

Once you have your license, you’ll be ready to set out on the water and experience everything Toronto has to offer. Don’t wait – get your Toronto boating license today.

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MyBoatCard.com® has been Canadas trusted provider of boating safety education since 1999. Our Transport Canada approved Pleasure Craft Operator Card is valid for use nationwide.

MyBoatCard.com® aims to provide the best value and educational experience to all Canadians. We also guarantee the fastest shipping in Toronto. We will manufacture and ship your card in under 48 hours.

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Do all boat operators in Toronto need a boating license?

Anybody who operates a motorboat in Toronto must have a Pleasure Craft Operator Card (Boating License) or other proof of competency, regardless of engine horsepower or age of the operator.

How do I obtain a boating license in Toronto?

You can obtain your Toronto PCOC by completing our free online boating safety course and passing the Transport Canada PCOC exam. When you have passed the online exam you can print your temporary PCOC and go boating right away. We will mail out your permanent pleasure craft operator card in under 48 hours.

Does my Toronto boating license expire?

The Pleasure Craft Operator Card never expires and is good for life! There are no annual fees. 

What age do I need to be to get a boating license in Toronto?

There is no minimum age for obtaining a Pleasure Craft Operator Card. As long as you are old enough to take the online boating safety course and pass the online exam you are old enough to get a boating license in Toronto. Remember, your boating license never expires!

Are there age and horsepower restrictions in Toronto?

In Toronto, horsepower restrictions apply to operators under 16 years of age. Youths less than 16 years of age may not operate boats in Toronto with motors over certain horsepower limits unless someone 16 years of age or older, and certified, is directly supervising them from inside the boat.

You must be 16 years of age or older to operate a PWC / jet ski in Toronto.

Is the Toronto boating license valid in all other Canadian provinces?

Your Pleasure Craft Operator Card (boating license) is valid in all Canadian provinces and territories.

What happens if I lose my Toronto boating license?

If you lose your boating license, simply give us a call on 1800 886 5303 to order a replacement card. We will send you a temporary card to print immediately so you can go boating right away. Your replacement PCOC will be shipped out to you within 48 hours.

What’s the Toronto boating safety course all about?

MyBoatCard.com’s official safety course has been approved by Transport Canada. The course provides you with the knowledge required to pass the Transport Canada PCOC exam and obtain your Toronto boating license. The course topics include boating basics, safety equipment, boat operation, rules and regulations and boating navigation rules. Best of all, MyBoatCard.com® provides the course for free.

Is the Transport Canada exam difficult?

MyBoatCard.com’s safety course covers everything you need to know to pass your online PCOC exam. The online PCOC exam is open book and consists of 50 multiple choice questions. The passing score is 75% (38 out of 50). If you fail don’t worry you can retake the exam after a 24 hour wait. Your one-time fee includes unlimited exam retries and unlimited access to the online course material.

How long does it take to receive my boating license in Toronto?

When you pass the online boating license test, you can print your Temporary Pleasure Craft Operator Card (PCOC) at home and go boating in Toronto right away. The temporary PCOC expires 60 days from the date you passed the test. MyBoatCard.com® will manufacture and ship your permanent PCOC within 48 hours. It should arrive at your Toronto mailing address within one week.

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MyBoatCard.com® is Canada’s trusted provider of boating safety education and has been Transport Canada approved since 1999.

MyBoatCard.com® is accredited by Transport Canada to certify boaters for their Official Pleasure Craft Operator Card. The boating card is good for life and valid in all Canadian provinces and territories including Ontario, British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland & Labrador, Nunavut, Northwest Territories and the Yukon.

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MyBoatCard.com® is Canada’s trusted provider of boating  safety education and has been Transport Canada approved since 1999.

Join the more than 2,000,000 certified Canadians.

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MyBoatCard.com® guarantees the fastest shipping in Toronto. Your boating license (PCOC) is manufactured and shipped out in under 48 hours.

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MyBoatCard.com® online boating safety course is fully mobile-friendly from start to finish. The course has been designed to work on your smartphone, tablet, laptop, or desktop computer.

MyBoatCard.com® automatically keeps track of your progress so you can study at your own pace.

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MyBoatCard.com® is accredited by Transport Canada to deliver boating safety courses and administer tests for the issuance of Pleasure Craft Operator Cards, including replacement cards, under the Competency of Operators of Pleasure Craft Regulations.

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