A Pleasure Craft Operator Card is Required to Operate a Power-Driven Watercraft in Canada.
Everyone who operates a power-driven boat in Canada needs proof of competency - something that shows they understand the rules of the road and how to safely operate a boat. The most common proof of competency is the Pleasure Craft Operator Card. You can get one by passing an accredited boating safety test.
Boaters can obtain their official Pleasure Craft Operator Card, commonly known as Boating License or Boat Card, by successfully passing the BOATsmart! exam. Take the BOATsmart! Online Exam