All Hands on Deck

Whether you are a seasoned boater or a newbie, boating safety should be your first priority. Attending boating skills and educational courses regularly will ensure you and your family members are a top- notch crew! One way to do this is through The United States Power Squadrons. With over 60,000 members in 450 squadrons nationwide, the US Power Squadrons is America’s largest family boating organization dedicated to boating education, civic service and just plain fun! Members operate both power and sail boats. The USPS also hosts regional social activities like cruises, rendezvous, family outings, races and contests.

The Squadron Boating Course provides essential information for every type of boater. This course exceeds education requirements in all States. Topics include:

• Boat Handling & Seamanship
• Needed Equipment
• Rules of the Road
• Lines & Knots
• Charts & Aids to Navigation
• Engine Trouble Shooting

These advanced education courses are also available:

• Seamanship and Piloting
• Electronic and Celestial Navigation
• Weather
• Cruise Planning
• Engine Maintenance
• Marine Electronics

For more information about classes in your area or about The United States Power Squadrons contact them today.

United State Power Squadrons Headquarters

PO Box 30423
Raleigh, NC 27622
Phone: 800-367-8777
FAX: 919-836-0813