Nov 9, 2017

ExamAll multiple choice examinations at CPS-ECP are currently open book examinations with the exception of the PCOC Examination and the Maritime Radio Examination. Further details are listed below. The time limit for the CPS-ECP examinations is 1 hour 30 minutes.

PCOC Examination:

CPS-ECP currently has confirmation from the Federal Government that the PCOC Examination will be open book examinations for in class courses effective January 1st 2018. The Federal Government has also put additional restrictions on the use of open book examinations for their courses. Individuals who challenge the PCOC examination, without taking an in class course are not eligible for an open book exam.

Maritime Radio Examination:

CPS-ECP is currently waiting for confirmation from the Federal Government that the Maritime Radio Examination will be open book. Once we have the written confirmation, CPS-ECP will issue more detailed instructions to all concerned members.

 Killarney

KillarneyStory and Photos by: Jennifer Harker

We’re aboard Attigouatan, a Pursuit 2260 that normally lives life as a friend’s cottage boat, running back and forth from dock to dock. This will be her longest run in four years, travelling the approximately 120 kilometres (80 miles) northwest from Parry Sound to Killarney, threading our way through the northern reaches of the stunning 30,000 Islands of Georgian Bay’s eastern shoreline.

Her name evokes an early indigenous name for Lake Huron – Spirit Lake. 

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Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 440

Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 440By Zuzana Prochazka

There are few things more satisfying than watching someone thumb their nose at tradition and introduce something revolutionary that kicks convention to the curb. French designer, Philippe Briand, has done just that for Jenneau’s new line of Sun Odyssey family cruisers. By starting with a clean sheet, Briand re-thought how we move about on deck and below, and the results on the Jeanneau 440 are game changing.

Jeanneau unveiled the first hull of their 440 in Annapolis with dramatic flair. On command, the plastic that sheathed half the boat...

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