Welcome to Banana River Sail and Power Squadron's voyage through our website!
Mission: To promote safe boating education, civic activities,
and member fellowship.
As proud members of the United States Power Squadrons and District 23 - we welcome you to an energetic group of 100 members strong. To contact the Banana River Sail and Power Squadron for more information or to contact the Bridge Officers, please use the our telephone number 321-220-7775 to leave your voice mail.
General Meetings are held at 1830 every third Monday of the month except for December.
Location: See latest information in Dragon Tales.
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Upcoming Classes - Our complete list of scheduled classes
You will learn the fundamentals of safe boat handling, operation, and basic piloting in one comprehensive classroom session. This course meets Florida State and National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) requirements for certification. Completion of the course is accepted by most insurance companies. You will learn the basics of what you need to safely and comfortably go on the water with your boat. This comprehensive course includes lessons on seamanship, boat handling, boat types, rules of the road, navigation aids, regulations, adverse conditions, marine VHF radio, trailering and personal watercraft operation. An on-the-water session will also be held demonstrating trailer launching and retrieval; undocking, basic boat handling, anchoring and docking.
SEAMANSHIP adds basic information for continuing boater education. The course contents provide knowledge for increased safe operation of recreational boats and provide the basis for completion of USCG licensing examination. Emphasis within the course is placed on higher level boating skills, rules of the road, and marlinspike (knots, bends & hitches).