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The easiest and most comprehensive way to
get your

PEI Boating License

online.

Study at your own pace - First chapter is free - Free retries
The card is good for life - Only $ 49.95

3 easy steps to get your PEI boating license 

Étape 1 - Étudiez à votre rythme

Study at your own pace

  • Chapter one is free.
  • Complete and easy-to-read study guide.
  • More than 45 HD videos.
  • Only $ 49.95 (online course, final test and the card included).

Étape 2 - Faites l'examen en ligne

Take the Final test

  • The boating exam consists of 50 multiple choice questions.
  • Open-book final test.
  • Free exam retries - Risk free.
  • Transport Canada's official final test.

Imprimez votre carte

Go boating today!

  • Print your temporary card immediately and start boating now!
  • Your official Pleasure Craft Operator Card will be mailed within 30 days.
  • The card is good for life.

Available on : Accessible sur PC, tablettes et portables

Cours en ligne disponible en tout temps 24 heures sur 24

Online course available 24/7

Support en ligne par téléphone courriel et clavardage

Online support by phone, email or chat

ReviewsOfficial boating safety course

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Been boating for 30 years and still learned something.
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I learned a lot with this course and got my license
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Do you need a PEI boating license?

Being the smallest province in Canada, but surrounded by the Gulf of St. Lawrence, Northumberland Strait and many other bays and bodies of water, Prince Edward Island is nevertheless not to be neglected for those who want the ultimate in sport fishing and other on-water adventures!

Take the motor boat out onto any of these waterways and you are sure to enjoy the experience of a lifetime, whether it is hooking a deep sea fish or setting out on these waters of Prince Edward Island to spot a whale, porpoise and even one of the many curious seals that are bobbing their heads in the water.

Prince Edward Island also boasts North Lake and South Lake on which you can jet-ski, waterski and sail the pontoon or houseboat to view the beauty of Prince Edward Island, but remember that you must have proof of competency like the Pleasure Craft Operator Card when operating any motorized watercraft in Prince Edward Island, be it equipped with any type and size of motor and regardless of your age.

It's the law, in Prince Edward Island and the rest of Canada!

FAQ - boating in PEI 

How can I replace my lost or broken card?

You can either call us at 1-800-607-2329, or email us at info@aceboater.com to find if you got your card through our school (aceboater.com or Canadian Safe Boating School). If you are sure that we issued your card, just order your new Pleasure Craft Operator Card online.

Should I buy the printed PEI study guide?

You may use the guide as an aid while you study online. You may also consult it while taking the final test (open-book exam). We strongly recommend that you purchase our printed version of our safe boating guide at the same time as the online course and exam. We will mail it to you, shipping included. Order your printed study guide online.

The PEI boating license is required from what age?

There is no minimum age for taking the exam to obtain the pleasure craft operator card (PCOC), but some restrictions may apply even if you have your boating license:

  • Under 12 years of age with no direct supervision, you may operate a boat with up to 10 hp;
  • Ages 12 to under 16 with no direct supervision, you may operate a boat with up to 40 hp;
  • Under 16 years of age, regardless of supervision, you may not operate a PWC;
  • 16 years of age or older: no hp restrictions.

Even a child who gets the card at age 10 is not required to retake the course at age 16. The card is good for life.

Why should I choose ACEBOATER.com?

Because:

  • our students really learn from our HD videos.
  • of our hundreds of illustrations that will help you to better understand the content.
  • our online course is available 24/7.
  • you can access our online support by phone, email or chat.
  • we offer multi-platform training.
  • our Policy has always been, ''satisfaction guaranteed or your money back''!
  • you have a chance to win a 14 foot Princecraft Fisherman aluminum boat with trailer.

Is there a free study guide in PEI for a quick revision of my nautical know-how?

A free online study guide for PEI is available through Aceboater.com. It is the ideal reference guide for those who simply want to brush up on their knowledge.

Where can I find a PEI boating license practice test?

Aceboater has devised a comprehensive boater practice test for any boaters who wish to check their knowledge or understand their level of comprehension. The test is very well structured and you can try it as often as you wish. TRY our boating license practice test NOW!

How can I get my PEI pleasure craft license?

In PEI, you need a pleasure craft license if you are driving a boat with an engine of 10hp or more. A Pleasure craft license (not to be confused with the boating license) is a unique identification number which must be displayed on both sides of the bow. Get more info on the pleasure craft license.

Can I easily transfer boat ownership in Prince Edward Island?

The way to transfer boat ownership in PEI is the same as for every other province in Canada. To transfer a licence to your name in Prince Edward Island, you must submit the following documents:

  • a completed Form 84-0172E, Application for Pleasure Craft Licence;
  • proof of ownership of the pleasure craft;
  • a signed photocopy of a government issued ID.

For more information on transferring a boat in BC go to Buying or selling a boat in BC.

Need more information on boat registration in Prince Edward Island?

The Canadian Register of Vessels is the official register of all registered or listed vessels, vessels under construction and bare-boat charters. It contains information on each vessel, such as ownership and mortgage details, vessel characteristics, such as tonnage, construction material and type. Get more info about boat registration in Prince Edward Island.

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