USPS 7-day Boat Handling Course

The Buzzards Bay Sail and Power Squadron is offering the 7-day U.S. Power Squadron’s Boat Handling course. It goes into greater depth than America’s Boating Course and covers:

  • A practical approach to navigational rules of the road
  • Confidence in docking & undocking and slow speed maneuvering
  • Handling your boat while underway
  • Anchoring with assurance
  • Emergencies on board and handling common problems
  • Knots and line handling – the knots you need to know


Time: 6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Dates: Thursdays October 3 – November 14
Place: Jonathan Bourne Public Library, 19 Sandwich Road, Bourne
Cost:    $60 USPS member                  $140 non-member

Pre-Registration is requested

Get the registration form here:

For more information, contact Richard Moore at or 508-888-8238. To register, send a completed registration form along with a check made payable to “Buzzards Bay Sail & Power Squadron” to Richard Moore, PO Box 1685, Sagamore Beach, MA 02562-1685