Our Certifications

Our first responsibility is your Ssfety.

  • All of ships are Transport Canada Certified.
  • Each ship is LLBO licensed.
  • All service staff are smart serve certified
  • Certified crew members.

Certificates held by certain crew members onboard:

  • St John’s Ambulance Marine First Aid/CPR
  • Marine Emergency Duties 
  • Transport Canada issued Master Ticket 
  • 150 Ton Master Domestic ticket 
  • Simulated Electronic Navigation Ticket 
  • Radio Operator Marine Certificate 
  • Small Vessel Machinery Operator (SVMO)

All vessels contain appropriate emergency equipment, life platforms, life jackets, lifeboats and the most up-to-date fire detection, prevention and extinguishing equipment.

We are proud members of: Toronto Passenger Vessel Association (TPVA) and Toronto’s Waterfront BIA. Our vessels are fully insured, and we have a $500 million USD liability on all of our cruises.

Obsession Boat Cruise on Toronto Harbour
Kajama Boat Cruise on Toronto Harbour
Challenge Boat Cruise on Toronto Harbour

Since 1991, Great Lakes Schooner Company has been providing first-class yachts for corporate events, weddings, and educational cruises.