Frequently Asked Questions

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Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some common questions and answers about all Safe Boating training resources offered by BOATERexam.com®. If you have a question you would like to see added to this list, send an e-mail to info@boaterexam.com with your question.

Safe Boating Training Resources

Q. What do I study in order to prepare for the Exam?

A. The online Safe Boating Course covers 100% of the exam material. A printed manual is also available for purchase.

Q. Can I purchase a printed version of the safe boating manual?

A. Yes, you may purchase a hard copy version of the “Canadian Safe Boating Course” manual. Please visit our training section for further information.

Q. What are my options?

A. Take the course in class or online, or, purchase a training manual from an approved training organization, study on your own and then take the test. We also offer summer testing locations across the country. Simply call us at 1.866.688.2628 to see if we have an exam centre near you.

Q. Does Transport Canada or the Canadian Coast Guard teach boating safety courses or offer the exam?

A. No. Private companies administer all courses and tests and issue all cards.