Events And Courses


All courses will run if sufficient students register. Please register at to help assure your course choice will be available.

Change of Watch - Annual General Meeting of WPSS

Date: 11th Apr 2023

Time: 7:00 pm

Location: Windsor Yacht Club

2023 Annual General Meeting of the Windsor Power and Sail Squadron.
Installation of the new Bridge.
Discussion of the past year’s activities and what is new on the horizon.

Western Ontario District - Annual General Meeting

Date: 15th Apr 2023

Time: All Day Event

Location: Windsor Yacht CLub

2023 Annual General Meeting of the Western Ontario District Power and Sail Squadron
Installation of the new Bridge.
Discussion of the past year’s activities and what is new on the horizon.

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Maritime Radio (ROC (M))

Date: 25th Apr 2023

Time: 6:30pm

Location: Virtually, using Zoom technology - in your home/office - details to follow upon registration

The Maritime Radio course teaches emergency radio procedures and everyday operating techniques. Learn all about the uses of marine radios, choice of frequencies, operation, phonetic alphabet, procedural words and phrases, as well as Digital Selective Calling and the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System, (DSC/GMDSS). All mariners, including recreational boaters, will want to take advantage of the many features and capabilities of this innovative form “automatic” radio. Secure your lifeline. Be sure that you and your family take the Maritime Radio course. This complete package will prepare you for the Restricted Operator Certificate (Maritime) with DSC Endorsement exam which is included as part of this courses.

To operate a maritime radio, you need the certificate. It’s the law!


NOTE: This course will be offered virtually via Zoom technology. The course will be two evenings (April 25th and 27th) at 3 hours per session with the exam to be arranged following the course presentation.

**Ebook NOT recommended for this course.**


Crossing The Border Night & The Gordie Howe Bridge

Date: 26th Apr 2023

Time: 7pm

Location: Windsor Yacht Club

There will be updates to the new Gordie Howe Bridge and the newest policies regarding crossing the border.



Cruising the North Channel

Date: 3rd May 2023

Time: 7pm

Location: Windsor Yatch Club

Members will discuss their cruise up and through the North Channel from Lake Huron to Lake Michigan.



More information on the courses and their locations can be found at

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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