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Our boating courses help you with

what you have to know:
  • Boating 1: PCOC (2 nights)
  • VHF Maritime Radio (2 nights)

what you should know:
  • Boating 2: Beyond the PCOC (5 weeks)
  • Boating 3: Intro to Navigation (6 weeks)
what you want to know:
  • Boat & Engine maintenance (11 weeks)
  • Weather for Boaters (7 weeks)
what you might like to know:
  • Boating 4: Seamanship (12 weeks)
  • Boating 5: Advanced Piloting (12 weeks)

"Welcome Aboard!"

Canadian Power and Sail Squadrons are volunteer organizations dedicated to enhancing boating enjoyment and safety through training. The Halifax Squadron serves the Halifax, Bedford and St. Margaret's Bay areas of Nova Scotia, Canada.


News & Events

Courses: ROC(M) certification

Posted by Education Department on 2017-04-11 06:41:32 ADT

The ROC (M) course on April 21 and 23, 2017, is full. We are in the process of organizing one more for May. Check back for details


Courses: New course: Radar for Boaters

Posted by Education Department on 2017-04-08 11:25:48 ADT

The Halifax Squadron is proud to be participating in the beta testing of the new Radar for Boaters. This course covers the different types of radar equipment, their capabilities and limitations. Radar is the only navigational aid that, independent of AIS and GPS (which rely on input provided by others), helps you find out where you are but shows you where others are too....

Radar for Boaters runs: April 20 to May 18, 2017

read more...


General: Boating with an iPad/iPhone

Posted by Admin on 2013-03-12 22:29:46 ADT

Here is a list of the apps and equipment discussed in the presentation given on January 30th, 2013. read more...


General: Phone & Tablet Apps

Posted by Admin on 2013-03-12 22:14:15 ADT

Check out this link from our US Squadron counterparts: Apps for Boaters. Lots of useful apps for your iPhone and Android devices. The link will remain in our Links and Tools section for future reference.


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