District 12, covering the Greater Boston Area

Schedule Information

America's Boating Club - Southeast New England Squadrons (Districts 12 & 14) 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.

Districts 12 & 14  cover eastern Massachusetts including Cape Cod and Rhode Island. For educational offerings elsewhere in New England, check out the appropriate District web site:

USPS Seminars

As of September 25th, 2021

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
Basic Coastal Navigation
 2021-09-14
06:30 PM

41 Clarissa Joseph Road
Bourne, MA
Public:  $30
Richard G. Moore
phone: 508-888-8238
email:
Basic Weather
 2021-08-03
06:30 PM

41 Clarissa Joseph Road
Bourne, MA
Public:  $30
Richard G. Moore
phone: 508-888-8238
email:
 2021-08-04
06:30 PM

41 Clarissa Joseph Road
Bourne, MA
Public:  $30
Richard G. Moore
phone: 508-888-8238
email:
 2021-10-19
06:30 PM

41 Clarissa Joseph Road
Bourne, MA
Public:  $30
Richard G. Moore
phone: 508-888-8238
email:
Boat Handling Under Power
 2021-08-17
06:30 PM

41 Clarissa Joseph Road
Bourne, MA
Public:  $30
Richard G. Moore
phone: 508-888-8238
email:
 2021-10-05
06:30 PM

41 Clarissa Joseph Road
Bourne, MA
Public:  $30
Richard G. Moore
phone: 508-888-8238
email:
Practical on the Water Training
 2021-08-17
06:30 PM

41 Clarissa Joseph Road
Bourne, MA
Public:  $300
Richard G. Moore
phone: 508-888-8238
email:

USPS Courses

As of September 25th, 2021

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
 2021-06-1308:00 AMPoint Independence Yacht Club
15 Independence Ln
Onset, MA
John Grasso
phone: 508-378-4822
email:
 2021-07-0606:30 PMJonathan Bourne Public Library
19l Sandwich Road
Bourne, MA
Richard Moore
phone: 508-888-8238
email:
 2021-07-2410:00 AMBoston Yacht Club
1 Front Street
Marblehead, MA
Skip Whittaker
phone: 781-639-1935
email:
 2021-08-0206:30 PMJonathan Bourne Public Library
19l Sandwich Road
Bourne, MA
Richard Moore
phone: 508-888-8238
email:
 2021-09-0906:30 PMJonathan Bourne Public Library
19l Sandwich Road
Bourne, MA
Richard Moore
phone: 508-888-8238
email:
 2021-09-2107:30 PMVirtual Classroom Via Freeconferencecall.com
17 Winchester Rd.
Newton, MA
Thomas Gonsiorowski
phone: 617-877-3276
email:
 2021-09-2107:30 PMNewton North High School
457 Walnut Street
Newton, MA
Thomas Gonsiorowski
phone: 617-877-3276
email:
 2021-09-2807:00 PMBass Haven Yacht Club
10 Mcpherson Drive
Beverly, MA
Walter Riley
phone: 978-578-5492
email:
 2021-09-2807:30 PMNewton North High School
457 Walnut Street
Newton, MA
Thomas Gonsiorowski
phone: 617-877-3276
email:
 2021-09-2906:30 PMWalpole Public Library
143 Stone Street
Walpole, MA
Register
More info
Joseph Kelliher
phone: 508-668-8149
email:
Boat Handling
 2021-10-0706:30 PMRichard Moore
41 Clarissa Joseph Road
Bournedale, MA
Richard G. Moore
phone: 508-888-8238
email:
 2021-11-0107:00 PMZoom
46 Beach Road
Orleans, MA
John Crawford
phone: 508-255-8554
email:
Cruise Planning
 2021-04-1507:00 PMSelf Study With Instructor Assistance

Orleans, MA
John Crawford
phone: 508-240-4603
email:
Junior Navigation
 2021-09-2207:00 PMJubilee Yacht Club
127 Water Street
Beverly, MA
Alex Pszenny
phone: 978-764-4663
email:
Marine Electrical Systems
 2021-10-0606:30 PMRichard Moore
41 Clarissa Joseph Road
Bournedale, MA
Richard G. Moore
phone: 508-888-8238
email:
Piloting
 2021-09-1407:00 PMJubilee Yacht Club
127 Water Street
Beverly, MA
Jack Reed
phone: 978-288-9480
email:
 2021-09-2707:00 PMJubilee Yacht Club
127 Water Street
Beverly, MA
Jack Reed
phone: 978-288-9480
email:
 2021-10-2607:00 PMZoom
46 Beach Road
Orleans, MA
John Crawford
phone: 508-240-4603
email:
Weather
 2021-09-2107:00 PMJubilee Yacht Club
127 Water Street
Beverly, MA
Alex Pszenny
phone: 978-764-4663
email: