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Our Boating Basics course is certified by Transport Canada and recognized by NASBLA and US Coast Guards as meeting the requirements for the Boating Safety Course Standard .  Successful completion of the appropriate exam will qualify you for the Pleasure Craft Operator Card which is required of all operators of power driven vessels.  The Office of Boating Safety has all the latest information on the boating licenses and the changes to safety equipment requirements. For more information on the types of courses we offer check out CPS-ECP

All prices and availability subject to change without notice.  Payment by Cash or Cheque only
Basic Courses - Info 

Public

Member

 
Boating Basics (PCOC)
Duncan

$95

NA

Call Nancy Dower (250) 710-2726 or email  webmaster@cpscowichan.com. 

Boating Basics (PCOC)
Kin Hut
$95   Call the Shawnigan Lake Community Centre (250) 743-1433 for information or to register.
Boating 2 - Beyond PCOC (includes CPS plotter, CD, training chart,  dividers and tote with full course manual)

$180

  $180 2nd $160

Cowichan Exhibition -  Thursdays Jan 31 for 6weeks - 1900hrs - 2200 

 On the dock seminar Feb 23rd 2019

Call Nancy Dower (250) 710-2726 or email  webmaster@cpscowichan.com. 

 

Maritime Radio  (VHF/DSC)Duncan $135 $135 2nd $115

Mondays, April 29, 30 & May 6  venue to be announced.

Call Nancy Dower (250) 710-2726 or email  webmaster@cpscowichan.com

Maritime Radio (VHF/DSC)  Shawnigan Lake     Call the Shawnigan Lake Community Centre (250) 743-1433 for information or to register.
Boating 3 - Intro to Navigation $180 $180 2nd $160 Cowichan Exhibition - Thursdays from Mar 14 for 6 weeks - 1900 -  2200.
With Student Cruise on April 7th
 Call Nancy Dower (250) 710-2726 or email  webmaster@cpscowichan.com.
 
Advanced courses (Members Only)
Seamanship

$150

$130

Call Jim Peakman (250) 748-7376
Advanced piloting

$200

$180

Call Jim Peakman (250) 748-7376
Navigation   Boating 4

N/A

$150 2nd $130 Call Jim Peakman (250) 748-7376
Instructor Training N/A   Call Jim Peakman (250) 748-7376
       
Elective Courses (Open to all)
Sailing $135 $145  Call Jim Peakman (250) 748-7376
Marine Electronics $100 $85 Call Jim Peakman (250) 748-7376
Electronic Charting $85 $70 Call Jim Peakman (250) 748-7376
Boat & Engine Maintenance $180 $140

Call Jim Peakman (250) 748-7376

Seamanship Power TBA TBA Call Jim Peakman (250) 748-7376
Seamanship Sail TBA TBA Call Jim Peakman (250) 748-7376
Extended Cruising TBA TBA Call Jim Peakman (250) 748-7376
Weather Fundamentals

$135

$115 Call Jim Peakman (250) 748-7376
Global Weather TBA TBA Call Jim Peakman (250) 748-7376
Electronic Navigation  - GPS, Sonar, Radar, Electronic Charting $230 $195 Call Jim Peakman (250) 748-7376
Navigating with GPS $85 $70 Call Jim Peakman (250) 748-7376
Finding your Way with GPS (Land) TBA   Call Jim Peakman (250) 748-7376
       
If you are interested in taking one of the above courses let us know, if we get enough interest we will try to get one going.  For information or to register call Bob Wheadon (250) 597-0810  or Email: Webmaster-

For Boating Basics & VHF courses in Duncan call Nancy Dower (250) 710-2726 or Jim Peakman (250) 748-7376

     Boating Basics & VHF Courses in Shawnigan Lake call Shawnigan Lake Com Center  250-743-1433 or Ion Barnes (250) 743-9855