Category Archives: General

Courses for Small Non-pleasure Vessel Operators

In 2015, Gulf Islands Cruising School Ltd acquired Westcoast Powerboat Handling when the owner, Jimmy Watt, retired. Transport Canada courses for commercial operators include Med A3 and Small Vessel Operator Proficiency SVOP. The Restricted Operator Certificate ROC -M (Maritime with … Continue reading

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CPS Boating Course

Do you want a boating project for the new year?  Register for the CPS Boating Course.  Saanich Peninsula Power & Sail Squadron had their course starting on January 8, 2013. If you are not in the Saanich Peninsula area, you … Continue reading

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Shop Online – Cash Back Rebate

One place to check online when making purchases for boat gear or gifts is Great Canadian Rebates. Disclosure:  The links are our referral links and we will receive a Referral Bonus as outlined below. There are many of your favorite … Continue reading

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CPS Boating Course

Boating and Marine Radio classes will be held at Parkland School at 10640 McDonald Park Rd, in Sidney, from 7:00 to 10:00 on Tuesday evenings. Registration should be done ahead of time if possible using our online registration form or … Continue reading

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Victoria Boaters Meetup

Meetup.com is a site where people of similar interests can get together. There was a new Meetup group founded in Victoria at the end of April 2012.  There are now 225 members involved. The Victoria Boaters’s Meetup “are a group … Continue reading

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