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Location
Duration
5 Days
Credential Awarded
Transport Canada Certification in Small Vessel Operator Proficiency and Marine Emergency Duties

About the Program

This four-day course is held annually during the October reading week. It provides you with a Transport Canada Certification in Small Vessel Operator Proficiency and Marine Emergency Duties, which is mandatory for workers operating from vessels.

Skills

This course will equip you with:

  • understanding of the hazards associated with the marine environment and their own vessel and the prevention of shipboard incidents
  • knowledge and skills necessary to safely operate a small non-pleasure vessel in near coastal and sheltered waters under normal operating conditions, including darkness and restricted visibility
  • additional knowledge on aids to navigation and seamanship to supplement individual experience

Professional Certification

Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a Transport Canada Certification in Small Vessel Operator Proficiency and Marine Emergency Duties.

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