Boating basics

Learn about your responsibilities, the essential gear you need, boat maintenance, avoiding accidents and more.

Related information:

Safer Boating Guide

This booklet gives you essential information for an enjoyable and safe time on the water.

[PDF: 3.87MB, 24 pages]


Boating courses

Coastguard offers a range of courses for kayakers, skippers, radio operators and more.

See all courses