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VHF Radio Operator Course

Many clients have been obtaining their VHF Operator’s Certificate. One question often asked is “When is a VHF Operator’s Certificate required?” Here is the answer: Anyone operating a fixed or portable marine radio aboard a boat is required by law … Continue reading

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What Types of Boating Information Do You Need?

“What Types of Boating Information Do You Need?” is the question we ask in the Poll on the right sidebar. The results of the poll will assist us in providing you the information most relevant to your boating needs. Thank … Continue reading

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Toronto International Boat Show

Boat Show season has started with the Toronto International Boat Show opening January 14 and running until January 22. If you are looking for a new vessel, shopping at a Boat Show allows you to see many models in a … Continue reading

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MED A3 and SVOP courses in Sidney

MED A3 March 19, April 9, May 7, 2012 SVOP March 20 – 23, April 10 – 13 May 8 – 11, 2012 If you are operating a small vessel in a commercial operation, you will need one or both … Continue reading

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Warning – Current Station errors on Garmin

I have discovered that Garmin g2 and g2 Vision chart cartridges display ebb currents as floods for Canadian data. Further information is available on the BC Boating Forum. If you are having the same problem, please let me know.

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