Transport Canada - SVO Commercial Certificate of Competency

Certificate of Competency

The new Small Vessel Operator Certificate of Competency is expected to become law in the near future.  It will effectively be one certificate provided upon earning credit in 4 courses: the SVOP, SVD BS (MedA3), the ROC-M and the new Marine Basic First Aid courses. 

In summary:

 COURSE TITLE                            DURATION       FEE (+hst)                    DATES           

1)  SDV-BS                                        1 day           $265.00             December 9

2) SVOP  (may become SVO)       4 days         $695.00             December 5-8

3) ROC-M. (VHF)                             2 eve.          $265.00             December 6 & 7

4) Marine Basic First Aid               2 days          $265.00            December 10 & 11

All course fees are subject to hst. 

Space in the courses is limited and courses fill up fast. If you wish to reserve a place in the courses, send an email to and give your full name, address and phone number and indicate which courses you want to attend, or use the Buy Now buttons on the right.

Course Registration

December 5 - 8 2018
9:00AM-4:00PM each day 
December 9 2018
December 6 - 7 2018
4:00PM - 6:00PM each day
December 10 - 11 2018
9:00AM-4:00PM each day

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