Advanced Boating Courses
As a LRSPS member, you and
your family can enroll in a great variety of courses
that are only available to USPS members. These
courses include Piloting, Celestial
Navigation, Weather, Sail, Engine Maintenance,
Marine Electronics and Cruise Planning. In addition,
USPS offers more than two dozen self study courses
on such subjects as the Water Sports, Boat
Insurance, Oceanography, Introduction to Sailing,
Preparation for Coast Guard licensing, and much
As a member of our local
squadron (and there are approximately 450 squadrons
throughout the USA), you will join with other
knowledgeable boaters in your area who are familiar
with the local waters, the best anchorages, and
marinas and boat repair shops.
As a LRSPS member you're
automatically invited to join in the squadron and
district cruises, rendezvous, raftings and other
Check out some of our activities.
Thinking of boating in a
river, lake or ocean far from your home? USPS has a
Port Captain program that will provide names and
telephone numbers of local USPS members who know the
Contribute to the Boating Community
Do your part to make a difference on the water.
There are many volunteer opportunities to support
the boating safety initiative, help others improve
their skills, and further develop member relations
and activities. Choose an area of interest for
you. This could be administrative, becoming an
instructor, a committee member or chairperson,
amongst many other opportunities. There are
endless ways in which you can help.
Automatic subscription to the official USPS magazine
see what you are missing
Discounts on merchandise, software,
and other items.
View more info about
membership and joining from the National web site by
Join Now! Complete
application and contact the
Membership Chairperson for dues information and
where to send it.
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