Reduce your risk, Increase your confidence on the water

West Coast Powerboat Handling since 1994.


Transport Canada Powerboat Courses

If you operate a small vessel in connection with yourSVOP MED A3 water taxi work, you likely need to take a Transport Canada Powerboat course. 

As a Transport Canada Accredited Course Provider, we offer the following Small Non-Pleasure(Commercial) certification courses:

SDV-BS - Small Domestic Vessel, Basic Safety

SVOP - Small Vessel Operator Proficiency

We also provide:

ROC(M) (DSC) - Restricted Operator's Certificate-Maritime, Digital Selective Calling

Coastal Navigation by Home-study

Sail Canada Learn to Powerboat Standards

On the water Training, Your location, Your vessel.

* For course dates, rates and any further information, contact Bruce Stott at 250-656-2628 or


A Transport Canada Recognized Institution for
SDV-BS and SVOP courses.

Recognized Examiner for

Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
and CPS-ECP. 

Sail Canada - Senior Powerboat & Senior Cruising Instructor Evaluator and Member School.