• Audit Title

  • Client / Site

  • Conducted on

  • Prepared by

  • Location
  • Personnel


  • 1.1. First Aid Kit - Onboard vessel and secured into storage

  • 1.2. Life Jackets for all passengers - Whistle and Strobes attached?

  • 1.3. Flashlight - Confirm working?

  • 1.4. Do you have a knife Onboard?

  • 1.5. Do you have adequate fresh drinking water for all persons and pets onboard for trip?

  • 1.6. Do you have a paddle or oar in the event of an engine failure?

  • 1.7. Is anchor securely stowed in storage compartment? Good condition (rope/chain)?

  • 1.8. Is fire extinguisher onboard and securely fastened?

  • 1.9. Marine VHF portable radio onboard working and fully charged?

  • 1.10. GPS functioning / Compass functioning / Maps and charts of area?

  • 1.11. Tool kit onboard and stowed? Crescent wrench, screwdrivers, pliers, spark plugs.


  • 2.1. Visual inspection of hull for cracks or signs of damage?

  • 2.2. Visually inspect engine propellor (cracks, chips, damage, loose)?

  • Photo of any damage

  • 2.3. Do you have key to boat, check that floatations keychain is attached?

  • 2.4. Check horn / Lights / Battery Level / Steering ?

  • 2.5. Has MAIN fuel tank been topped up to FULL?

  • Slide to indicate fuel level in MAIN tank. Fuel: Use old rule of thumb; Use 1/3rd of fuel in your tank to get there, 1/3rd to get back to boat launch area, and last 1/3rd as an Emergency Back Up.

  • 2.6. Has AUXILIARY fuel tank been topped up to FULL?

  • Slide to indicate fuel level in AUX tank.

  • 2.7. Check Oil. Is oil level within safe operating level?

  • 2.8. Check all hoses and lines for leaks or cracks and replace If necessary?

  • 2.9. Check battery charge, is battery fully charged?

  • 2.10. Is usable load distribute equally within the vessel and secured?

  • 2.11. *** Is hull drain plug in and secure?


  • 3.1. Has recent weather forecast been checked for area?

  • Date and time of last weather update?

  • 3.2. Are there any weather warnings expected during anticipated trip?


  • 4.1. Do you have Vessel Registration and Owners Documents onboard?

  • 4.2. Do you have a copy of Insurance Documents onboard?

  • 4.3. Boating Licenses "Pleasure Craft Operator Cards" - must accompany operators?


  • Have all passengers been briefed on location of "Emergency Supplies"?

  • Are all passengers wearing an approved PFD?

  • Instruct all passengers on location of VHF Emergency Radio and it's operation - "Channel 16 Emergency"

5. TRIP PLAN INFORMATION - Required for Search & Rescue Services

  • Our vessel is a 2014 Bayliner Element
    Length Overall: 16'2"
    Beam: 7'5"
    Weight: 1570 ibs
    Fuel Capacity: 45.42 liters
    People Capacity: 6
    Engine: 60 hp Four Stroke Mercury "Bigfoot" outboard
    * 500-gph Bilge Pump

  • Departure Coordinates

  • Add location
  • Photo of Departure Launch Area

  • Owner / Operators: Bradley A.Sweet & Joanne Sweet
    Address: 23810 Maple Ridge, British Columbia Canada, V2W 1B5
    Telephone: (604) 476-0863 home / Bradley cell (778) 242-0862 / Joanne cell (604) 317-0996

    Type of VHF Radio on board:
    Channel Monitored:

    Type of "Safety Equipment" carried:

  • Lower Mainland Departure Points


  • Enter any corrective actions that will be undertaken

  • Select date

Sign Off

  • Captain Bradley A. Sweet

  • Captain Joanne Sweet

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