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BOATsmart! Canada's Official Boating License

Get your Yukon boating license

Save up to 40% for the whole family on Canada's Official Boating Course, Test and License. 

Save up to 40% for the whole family on Canada's Official Boating Course, Test and License. 

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$29.97 per boater

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Transport Canada Approved Boating License
Canada's Official Boating License
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BOATsmart! is the easiest and fastest way to get your Yukon Boating License. We include everything you need.
1. Take the course
Study up with the Official Boating Safety Course. Animated and narrated lessons put you in the captain’s seat. Anywhere, on any device and perfect for all ages.
2. Ace the test
It’s easy. Our Transport Canada multiple-choice test is open book with unlimited free retries. Basically, you’re guaranteed to pass and it’s good for life!
3. You’re the captain now
Print your temporary Yukon Boating License immediately and we’ll see you on the water. Your permanent card will arrive by mail – but that’s not important, you’ll be out on the boat!

Who needs it?

Listen up! In the Yukon, all operators of motorized boats are required to obtain and carry a Pleasure Craft Operators Card regardless of age, length of both or engine horsepower. There’s a $250 fine for boating without it.
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We've been making smart boaters for more than 15 years. BOATsmart! is Canada's largest Transport Canada Accredited Course Provider. Your BOATsmart! Card is also accepted in more than 40 U.S. states. We’ve got you covered!

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Made for boaters, by boaters. The BOATsmart! Course is the fastest, easiest way to get your Official Canadian Boating License. Study at your own pace and we'll automatically track your progress. We include 24/7 access, live customer support and a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee. Plus, exclusive partner discounts.

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Boating in The Yukon

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In the northwestern corner of Canada sits the Yukon, one of three Canadian territories. Bordered by Alaska, the Northwest Territories and the Arctic Ocean, the Yukon’s vast wilderness calls to all boating and outdoor enthusiasts.

How to get a boat license in the Yukon

Do I need a Pleasure Craft Operator Card?
All operators of a motorized boat in the Yukon and throughout Canada are required to carry proof of competency, such as a Pleasure Craft Operator Card. Boaters of all ages can obtain their card by completing the official BOATsmart! safe boating course and test.
Do I need a Pleasure Craft License?
A Pleasure Craft License is different from a Pleasure Craft Operator Card.  A Pleasure Craft License or ‘boat license’ is a document and a set of I.D. numbers. The document must be on board your boat at all times and the numbers must be displayed on the bow of your boat at all times.

You can obtain a 10 year license for free from Service Canada. You must renew the license after the 10 year period has expired.

How to get a pleasure craft license
You can obtain a 10 year license for free one of the following two ways:

Option 1: Apply for a free Pleasure Craft License online.
Option 2: Download a paper application form and mail the completed form to the Pleasure Craft Licensing Centre at the following address:

Pleasure Craft Licensing Centre
P.O. Box 2006
Fredericton, New Brunswick
E3B 5G4

Go Boating in The Yukon

In the northwestern corner of Canada sits the Yukon, one of three Canadian territories. Bordered by Alaska, the Northwest Territories and the Arctic Ocean, the Yukon’s vast wilderness calls to all boating and outdoor enthusiasts. Try boating on Canada’s second largest river, the Yukon River, or take your power boat out to explore a network of deep blue lakes backed by coastal mountains.

As of September 15 2009, operators of motorized boats are required to carry a boat license in the Yukon. Get your Yukon boating license to stay safe on the water and boat with confidence.

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