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District 12

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Schedule Information

District 12 Squadrons conduct classes and seminars throughout the year, for both members and the general public. Unless otherwise noted, Pre-registration is required to allow for course materials to be ordered.

District 12 covers the Greater Boston area, extending west to Worcester, north to Cape Ann, south to Brockton, and east to the Cape Cod Canal. For educational offerings elsewhere in New England, check out the appropriate District web site:

  • District 14 — Rhode Island and southeast Massachusetts (including Cape Cod).
  • District 1 — Connecticut and western Rhode Island.
  • District 19 — Maine, Vermont and New Hampshire.

USPS Seminars

As of June 19th, 2018

USPS Seminars are targeted at specific topics, for a range of boaters and types of boating. In addition to the course flyer, general information on individual seminars can be found at the USPS web site

 Date & TimeLocationCostContact
Boat Handling Under Power
 2018-04-30
07:00 PM
Westwood Council of Aging Building
60 Nahatan Street
Westwood, MA
Public:  $29
Register
More info
Joseph Kelliher
phone: 508-668 8149
email:
Man Overboard
 2018-04-23
07:00 PM
Westwood Council of Aging Building
60 Nahatan Street
Westwood, MA
Public:  $29
Register
More info
Joseph Kelliher
phone: 508-668 8149
email:
Mariner's Compass
 2018-04-02
07:00 PM
Westwood Council of Aging Building
60 Nahatan Street
Westwood, MA
Public:  $29
Register
More info
Joseph Kelliher
phone: 508-668 8149
email:
Mastering the Rules of the Road
 2018-04-09
07:00 PM
Westwood Council of Aging Building
60 Nahatan Street
Westwood, MA
Public:  $29
Register
More info
Joseph Kelliher
phone: 508-668 8149
email:

USPS Courses

As of June 19th, 2018

USPS courses cover a range of topics from the introductory through advanced level. Each course title below provides a link to a more complete course description. Some courses may require prerequisite course work to be completed prior to enrollment. See the course info and registration information sheet for details.

 Start DateTimeDurationLocationContact
America's Boating Course 3rd Ed.Create ABC flyer
 2018-04-0207:00 PMthe Center At Sachem Rock (senior Center)
355 Plymouth St.
East Bridgewater, MA
John Gardner
phone: 781-727-0434
email:
 2018-04-046:30 PM5 sessionsWarren Building
90 Washington Street
Wellesley, MA
More info
Joseph Kelliher
phone: 508-668 8149
email:
 2018-05-016:30 PM5 sessionsNeedham High School
Webster Street
Needham, MA
More info
Joseph Kelliher
phone: 508-668 8149
email:
 2018-05-0207:00 PMVfw Hall
321 West Shore Drive
Marblehead, MA
Skip Whittaker
phone: 603-930-5512
email:
 2018-06-3008:00 AMPoint Independence Yacht Club
15 Independence Ln
Onset, MA
John Grasso
phone: 508-378-4822
email:
 2018-09-2507:30 PMNewton North High School
457 Walnut Street
Newton, MA
Thomas Gonsiorowski
phone: 617-877-3276
email:
Cruise Planning
 2018-10-1007:00 PMMinuteman Community Center
39 Marrett Road
Lexington, MA
Thomas Gonsiorowski
phone: 617-877-3276
email:
Piloting
 2018-10-1107:00 PMMinuteman Community Center
39 Marrett Road
Lexington, MA
Thomas Gonsiorowski
phone: 617-877-3276
email: