Course Descriptions


Course Descriptions

Windsor Power and Sail Squadron offers a variety of classroom based boating safety and navigation courses at locations across Essex County. Our local instructors will make your learning fun and enjoyable.

If the course you want is not available at this time then please contact us and you will be informed when it is available.

You will receive an acknowledgment by reply e-mail (to your first message only). You can register your interest for as many courses as you like.

Nationally, CPS-ECP offers the following courses and study materials. Click on a class to find out more information.


Boating 1 – Boating Basics
Boating 2 – Beyond Boating Basics
Boating 3 – Introduction to Marine Navigation
PCOC for Youth


Boating 4 – Near Shore Marine Navigation Level 1
Boating 5 – Near Shore Marine Navigation Level 2
Boating 6 – Off Shore Marine Navigation Level 1
Boating 7 – Off Shore Marine Navigation Level 2


Electronic Marine Navigation
Radar for Boaters


Maritime Radio

United States Power Squadrons (USPS) Seminars

These 1-evening seminars are new to Canada and may be offered in response to interest. A certificate will be awarded for each. Use above link for seminar descriptions. Use the Training Inquiries Form to show the Windsor Squadron your interest.

training inquiries

    Windsor Power and Sail Squadron

    For over 80 years, the Windsor Power and Sail Squadron (WPSS) has been involved locally, regionally and nationally in providing leadership in education and the promotion of the ideas of the Canadian Power and Sail Squadrons (CPS-ECP).

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