Boating Courses

Discover Boating puts you "At The Helm"


Discover Boating presents Hands-on Skills Training.  You can sign up to learn fundamental  close quarters boat handling skills.  These learning events will help develop skills that will last a lifetime and add significantly to your boating safety and enjoyment.

Each event is 60 minutes long and registration is free. Participation is limited to 4 persons per boat. 

Please note that registration for these classes will fill up quickly, so we encourage you to signup as soon as possible and before the show.  

PLEASE remember to arrive at least 15 minutes before your scheduled class time with your registration email and your PCOC, to ensure that you are ready to go on time when the boat leaves the dock!

We look forward to seeing you on the water!



(Please note that each event will have its own dedicated registration website and links for each event will be posted as soon as they are ready). 

January 21 - 29, 2017

Toronto Boat Show (Click Here to Register for this Event)

January 18 - 22, 2017

Vancouver Boat Show (Click Here to Register for this Event)


Fundamentals of Close Quarters Boat Handling
Hone your docking skills and practice close quarters manoeuvring with a professional instructor. Learn the fundamentals of boat control in confined spaces including how to confidently manoeuvre close to other boats, piers, docks and fixed objects. Participants will also learn how to turn around in tight spaces, back down a narrow channel in a straight line and other important docking and manoeuvring skills. It’s designed for all boaters who wish to increase both competence and confidence in docking situations.