Learn more about radiotelephones, sounders,
direction finders, radar, proper wiring, and theory of electrolysis. Qualify
for a 3rd Class Operator's Permit.
care of inboard, outboard, and stem drive engines, diagnose & repair.
the basic and fine points of sailing are taught in several modules. You will
learn practical methods, physical laws, and improve your technique.
weather causes, forecasting and lessons best learned in the classroom.
"must" for USPS instructors. Very useful in your career too.
for a weekend or a year, sail or power, this course covers all areas of the
cruise and the planning needed prior to it.
You may not be aware of
the vast array of supplemental programs and learning guides the USPS offers. The
USPS web site lists twenty courses. With enough interest in particular topics,
we could offer mini courses in:
Intro to Sailing
Basic Knots CD
How to Fly Flag
Splicing Three-strand CD
Bends and Hitches
Plotting & Labeling Standards
Calculators for Navigation
can also offer courses in First aid, CPR. Kayak and Canoe courses like the Smart
Start Course for Paddlers.
Preferred day(s) of the week for classes(1,2,
etc.) - place an "X" in times that yon conld not
Preferred season to be involved with a course:
Service: Check to indicate your interest in the following service
Vessel Safety Checks
Seminars (such as GPS)
Pgh. Boat Show
Social: Check to indicate your interest in the following social
Winter Cruise (caribbean)
Raft Off (pgh rivers)
A good way to become an active part of an organization is to join a committee,
where you will be able to get better acquainted with a smaller group of people
in the squadron. Would you be interested in helping out with any of these other
committees? indicate here
Local Govt. Liaison
District or National News Letters
Do you have access to a computer for personal use?: Yes
your skills or hobbies:
provide us with names and addresses of any potential members you'd like us to
Thank you for taking the time to fill out this survey.
® The USPS
Ensign (Flag Design), "Wheel-and-Flag
Design", "Officer Trident Design","United
States Power Squadrons", "USPS", "The
Ensign", "the Squadron" with flag graphic,
"Boat Smart", "Jet Smart", and "America's
Boating Club" are registered trademarks of
United States Power Squadrons.