Category Archives: Boating

Items that have to do with the boat itself.

0900 Thursday

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VHF Radio Course

We are offering the Maritime Radio course again next week.  Thurs-Sat. This course is required by industry Canada if you have a radio on your boat and turn it on.    You will learn valuable procedures around the Mayday and … Continue reading

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Looking for a few Students

The Canadian Power and Sail Squadron is changing the way it is delivering some of its courses. I am personally taking on a part of this task. Coming up in a couple of weeks (Jan 18) we will be offering … Continue reading

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Boating Course – Boating 2

This is the next course to take if you have done your PCOC and your VHF https://www.cps-ecp.ca/public/public.asp?WCE=C%3D56%7CK%3D245066%7CCAL%3D225480

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Sailboat Haulout

“Attention All Sailboaters: Our haul-out will be Sunday, October 1st, 8am sharp. Please note the change to Sunday this year. This is to accommodate a member who is away working for a month. I will be in communication again later … Continue reading

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A new (long time coming) boat in port

Congratulations Stan

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VHF course at the Rothesay Yacht Club

Update: there are now 7 people registered for this course. Max is 12 The Canadian Power and Sail Kennebecasis is offering the VHF with DSC Course the week of May 2nd for anyone who may have missed the course held … Continue reading

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Maritime Radio Course to be offered here

As some of you understand if you have a VHF marine radio installed in your boat and you turn it on you are deemed to be operating it. If you are operating you do need an operators certificate. The Canadian … Continue reading

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Basic Boating Course

This spring we will have two courses available by the Canadian Power and sail Squdron The Radio course and the basic boating course. Both are now required by law. Here is the link to the Boating Basics course. https://www.cps-ecp.ca/members/members.asp?WCE=C=56|K=243636|CAL=225480 Scroll … Continue reading

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Flares

Again this year, CPS-ECP is excited to announce their partnership with Transport Canada and CIL Orion dealers to undertake a pilot project on education and awareness of safety equipment, the care and maintenance of that equipment and how to safely … Continue reading

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Canadian Power and Sail Squadron – Kennebecasis

Last evening I attended the bridge meeting of the CPS for our area. I joined last year after discovering that simply by having a boating card I could become a member. I would recommend that every active boater join this … Continue reading

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June Bug Run.. more information

So as to include as many people as possible we will be doing the eating of the Lobster at the club house. The activity will look like this: Boats will load up with passengers at 14:00 in the afternoon… or … Continue reading

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June Bug Run (Commodore’s Bash)

Here are the details! We will leave the dock anytime in the afternoon of Friday June 26th and head North around Long Island and down the other side. The first vessels will determine the most sheltered and suitable site for … Continue reading

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June bug run

With the successful completion of the 2015 launch we are pleased to announce the date of the June Bug Run. Captains prepare your vessels for a convoy around Long Island where we will deploy the lobster boiler and a BBQ … Continue reading

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Found it!

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