The Burnaby Power and Sail Squadron offers Introductory Boating courses as well as the Maritime VHF Radio Course on a semi-annual basis.

All other courses are scheduled as required based on interest and participation.

Please see the drop down menu for times and location.

Introductory Courses:

  • Boating Basics Course (PCOC)
  • Boating 2: Beyond the PCOC
  • Boating 3: Introduction to Navigation
Maritime Radio & Flares:
  • Maritime Radio Course (VHF)
Advanced Courses:
  • Seamanship Sail Course
  • Advanced Piloting Course
  • Junior Navigator
  • Navigator
Electronic Courses:
  • Electronic Navigation Course
  • RADAR for Pleasure Craft Course
Elective Courses:
  • Fundamentals of Weather
  • Global Weather
  • Sailing
  • Extended Cruising
  • Boat & Engine Maintenance

For more detailed information on these courses please refer to the CPS Course Page

If you would like more information or would like to enroll please contact our Training officer:

Tom Scottnicki


phone: 604-515-0038

Note: Burnaby Squadron reserves the right to cancel/reschedule elective courses.