Gulf Islands Cruising School Logo Telephone number

Facebook

Twitter
Boating Blog
Boating in BC header graphic


 

When heading out on the water, one way of ensuring you have what you need for safety is a checklist.

Discover Boating has a printable <a href="https://www.discoverboating.ca/owning/maintenance/departure.aspx?from=safety" target="_blank">Pre-departure Checklist</a>.

Filing a float plan with someone ashore is a safety feature when out on the water. It should include names and contact information for everyone on board, your destination(s) and time you will return
to shore.&nbsp; Be sure you close your sail plan on return by checking in with your onshore contact.

 

Bruce Stott
Bruce Stott
President/Chief Instructor
Nautical Experience

For Canadian Boaters: 

Boating License Canada
 

We have compiled a number of complimentary email series on the topics listed below:

Boating Information

Coastal Navigation 

VHF Radio Operator

Powerboating Information


Our site is hosted by:

  Hostpapa ad

 

Supporters of
Parkland Marine 

 For U.S.A. Boaters:

American Boaters