District 9 Boating Courses


If the course listing has a status of "Registration Closed", the course has already begun. The course contact will be able to tell you if late registration is permitted.

If the status is "Pending", a course in the same location is tentatively scheduled for the season listed. Check here for future schedule updates or try the contact for further information.

If the status is "Schedule Pending", the listed squadron has not decided where or when to hold their next course. The contact may be able to supply more information.

Courses are listed by City where they are taught within State.



Squadron: Ann Arbor  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 16hr - Web Site
Contact: Ron Schwartz  Phone: 734-769-3476
Email:  aapsclasses@aol.com
Location: St Joseph Hospital - Womens Health Center, 2nd Floor
Address: 5320 Elliot Dr. Parking Lot M or S
City: Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Start Date: MAR 02, 2019  Time: 12:01PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Julian Fiander  Phone: 248-770-8212
Email:  seo@bpsd9.org
City: Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Squadron: Flint  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 16hr - Web Site
Contact: Terry Mathews  Phone: 810-938-1083
Email:  stargazertlm@comcast.net
Location: Flint Sail & Power Squadron Building
Address: 6044 E. Lapeer Rd.
City: Burton, MI 48519
Start Date: APR 02, 2019  Time: 07:00PM
Registration Time: 06:30PM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Squadron: Anchor Bay  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: John Niebieszczanski  Phone: 586-918-9811
Email:  pr@anchorbayps.org
City: Chesterfield, MI 48047
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Squadron: Detroit  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Vince Cooley  Phone: 313-320-3640
Email:  htvac@yahoo.com
Location: Detroit Yacht Club
Address: 1 Riverbank Rd.- Belle Isle
City: Detroit, MI 48207
Start Date: MAR 30, 2019  Time: 09:30AM
Registration Time: 09:15AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Squadron: Detroit  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Vince Cooley  Phone: 313-320-3640
Email:  htvac@yahoo.com
Location: Kean's Marina
Address: 100 Meadowbrook St.
City: Detroit, MI 48214
Start Date: APR 24, 2019  Time: 07:00PM
Registration Time: 06:45PM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Squadron: Saginaw Bay  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Steve Markey  Phone: 989-928-8348
Email:  sfmmdog@msn.com
City: Essexville, MI 48732
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Squadron: Grosse Pointe  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Chet Dunbar  Phone: 313-744-7472
Email:  gpps@comcast.net
City: Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Squadron: Lansing  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: John Quensen  Phone: 517-282-4907
Email:  quensenj@msu.edu
City: Lansing, MI 48910
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Squadron: South Bend  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr
Contact: Mary Kohn  Phone: 574-367-8572
Email:  education@comcast.net
City: Mishawaka, IN 46545
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Squadron: Detroit  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Vince Cooley  Phone: 313-320-3640
Email:  htvac@yahoo.com
Location: Double D Grill
Address: 240 North River Rd.
City: Mt. Clemens, MI 48043
Start Date: MAR 14, 2019  Time: 07:00PM
Registration Time: 06:45PM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Squadron: Grand Rapids  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: John Colley  Phone: 616-218-4924
Email:  SEO@grsps.org
City: Muskegon, MI 49441
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Squadron: Dearborn  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Frank Muylaert  Phone: 734-981-5191
Email:  fmuylaert@aol.com
Location: Rei Store
Address: 17559 Haggerty Rd.
City: Northville, MI 48168
Start Date: MAR 18, 2019  Time: 06:30PM
Registration Date: MAR 18, 2019
Registration Time: 06:30PM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Squadron: Port Huron  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: P/lt/c Robert Mattson  Phone: 810-984-3298
Email:  rrmattson@hotmail.com
Location: Port Huron Power Squadron Headquarters
Address: 619 River Street
City: Port Huron, MI 48060
Start Date: FEB 07, 2019  Time: 07:00PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Squadron: St. Clair Shores  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Mike Boyle  Phone: 586-531-2064
Email:  mikeboylescs@yahoo.com
Location: St. Clair Shores Civic Arena
Address: 20000 Stevens
City: Saint Clair Shores, MI 48081
Start Date: MAR 06, 2019  Time: 07:00PM
Registration Time: 06:30PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Squadron: St. Clair Shores  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Mike Boyle  Phone: 586-531-2064
Email:  mikeboylescs@yahoo.com
Location: St. Clair Shores Civic Arena
Address: 20000 Stevens
City: Saint Clair Shores, MI 48081
Start Date: MAR 06, 2019  Time: 07:00PM
Registration Time: 06:30PM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations


Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Mike Downie  Phone: 248-840-4287
Email:  aseo@bpsd9.org
Location: Great Lakes Yacht Club
Address: 23900 Jefferson Ave
City: St Clair Shores, MI 48080
Start Date: FEB 09, 2019  Time: 09:00AM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Squadron: Mount Clemens  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Martin S. Wykes  Phone: 586-718-8789
Email:  seomcps@gmail.com
Location: Colony Marine
Address: 24530 Jefferson Ave
City: St Clair Shores, MI 48080
Start Date: MAR 02, 2019  Time: 10:00AM
Registration Time: 09:30AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Squadron: Grand Traverse Bay  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Bill Bailey  Phone: 231-676-3357
Email:  billbaile@gmail.com
Location: Nmc Great Lakes Campus
Address: 715 E. Front St
City: Traverse City, MI 49684
Start Date: MAY 14, 2019  Time: 06:00PM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Squadron: Wyandotte  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 16hr - Web Site
Contact: Dennis Mchugh  Phone: 313-961-5330
Email:  misciron@wowway.com
City: Wyandotte, MI 48192
STATUS: Schedule Pending

District 9 Seminars


Seminars are listed by City where they are taught within District.

Courses are listed by City where they are taught within State.



Subject: Emergencies on Board,
Squadron: Flint  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Terry L. Mathews  Phone: 810-938-1083
Email:  stargazertlm@comcast.net
City: Burton, MI 48519
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Subject: How to Use a Chart,
Squadron: Lansing  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Dawn L Flynn  Phone: 517-402-4214
Email:  dflynn2@comcast.net
Location: Kehillat Israel Syagogue
Address: 2014 Forest Rd.
City: Lansing, MI 48910
Start Date: FEB 18, 2019  Time: 07:09PM
Registration Date: FEB 04, 2019
STATUS: Accepting Registrations


Subject: Basic Weather and Forecasting,
Squadron: Lansing  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Dawn L Flynn  Phone: 517-402-4214
Email:  dflynn2@comcast.net
Location: Kehillat Israel Syagogue
Address: 2014 Forest Rd.
City: Lansing, MI 48910
Start Date: MAR 18, 2019  Time: 07:09PM
Registration Date: MAR 04, 2019
STATUS: Accepting Registrations


Subject: Man Overboard,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander, Sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@aol.com
City: Troy, MI 48083
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Subject: Mastering Rules of the Road,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander, Sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@aol.com
City: Troy, MI 48083
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Subject: Mariner's Compass,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@aol.com
City: Troy, MI 48083
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Subject: Sail Trim,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@aol.com
Location: West Marine
Address: 789 E Big Beaver Rd
City: Troy, MI 48083
Start Date: MAR 09, 2019  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: Crossing Borders,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
Location: West Marine
Address: 789 E Big Beaver Rd
City: Troy, MI 48083
Start Date: APR 13, 2019  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: Marine Radar,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
Location: West Marine
Address: 789 E Big Beaver Rd
City: Troy, MI 48083
Start Date: MAY 11, 2019  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: Paddle Smart,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
Location: West Marine
Address: 789 E Big Beaver Rd
City: Troy, MI 48083
Start Date: JUN 08, 2019  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: Basic Weather and Forecasting,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
Location: West Marine
Address: 789 E Big Beaver Rd
City: Troy, MI 48083
Start Date: JUL 13, 2019  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: Boat Handling Under Power,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
Location: West Marine
Address: 789 E Big Beaver Rd
City: Troy, MI 48083
Start Date: AUG 10, 2019  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: Anchoring,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
Location: West Marine
Address: 789 E Big Beaver Rd
City: Troy, MI 48083
Start Date: SEP 14, 2019  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: Using VHF/DSC Marine Radio,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
Location: West Marine
Address: 789 E Big Beaver Rd
City: Troy, MI 48083
Start Date: OCT 12, 2019  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: Using GPS,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
Location: West Marine
Address: 789 E Big Beaver Rd
City: Troy, MI 48083
Start Date: NOV 09, 2019  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: Introduction to Navigation,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
Location: West Marine
Address: 789 E Big Beaver Rd
City: Troy, MI 48083
Start Date: DEC 14, 2019  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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District 9 Advanced Classes


Advanced Classes are listed by City where they are taught within District.



Subject: Advanced Piloting,
Squadron: Ann Arbor  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Ronald Schwartz  Phone: 734-769-3476
Email:  schwartzr348@aol.com
Location: My House
Address: 348 Eighth St.
City: Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Start Date: MAR 05, 2019  Time: 06:30PM
Registration Date: FEB 20, 2019
STATUS: Accepting Registrations


Subject: Marine Electrical Systems,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Julian Fiander  Phone: 248-919-8421
Email:  seo@bpsd9.org
Location: Bloomfield Hills City Hall
Address: 45 E Long Lake Rd
City: Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
Start Date: NOV 29, 2018  Time: 07:00PM
Registration Date: DEC 06, 2018
Registration Time: 07:00PM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: Radar for Boaters,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Julian Fiander  Phone: 248-919-8421
Email:  seo@bpsd9.org
Location: Bloomfield Hills City Hall
Address: 45 E Long Lake Rd
City: Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
Start Date: JAN 27, 2019  Time: 04:00PM
Registration Date: JAN 26, 2019
Registration Time: 04:00PM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations


Subject: Piloting,
Squadron: Detroit  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Vincent A. Cooley  Phone: 313-821-0397
Email:  htvac@yahoo.com
Location: Detroit Yacht Club
Address: 1 Riverbank Rd Belle Isle
City: Detroit, MI 48207
Start Date: MAR 26, 2019  Time: 07:00PM
Registration Date: MAR 12, 2019
Registration Time: 06:45PM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: Seamanship,
Squadron: Detroit  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Vincent A. Cooley  Phone: 313-821-0397
Email:  htvac@yahoo.com
Location: Detroit Yacht Club
Address: 1 Riverbank Rd Belle Isle
City: Detroit, MI 48207
Start Date: SEP 04, 2019  Time: 07:00PM
Registration Date: AUG 21, 2019
Registration Time: 06:45PM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: Seamanship,
Squadron: Grosse Pointe  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Chet Dunbar Jr.  Phone: 313-744-7472
Email:  d-lt@chetdunbar.com
Location: Grosse Pointe North High School - Cafeteria
Address: 707 Vernier Rd
City: Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236
Start Date: FEB 25, 2019  Time: 06:30PM
Registration Date: FEB 04, 2019
Registration Time: 06:30PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Subject: Piloting,
Squadron: Grosse Pointe  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Chet Dunbar Jr.  Phone: 313-744-7472
Email:  d-lt@chetdunbar.com
Location: Grosse Pointe North High School - Cafeteria
Address: 707 Vernier Rd
City: Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236
Start Date: FEB 25, 2019  Time: 06:30PM
Registration Date: FEB 04, 2019
Registration Time: 06:30PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Subject: Weather,
Squadron: Grosse Pointe  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Chet Dunbar Jr.  Phone: 313-744-7472
Email:  d-lt@chetdunbar.com
Location: Grosse Pointe North High School - Cafeteria
Address: 707 Vernier Rd
City: Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236
Start Date: FEB 25, 2019  Time: 06:30PM
Registration Date: FEB 04, 2019
Registration Time: 06:30PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Subject: Advanced Piloting,
Squadron: Grosse Pointe  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Chet Dunbar Jr.  Phone: 313-744-7472
Email:  d-lt@chetdunbar.com
Location: Grosse Pointe North High School - Cafeteria
Address: 707 Vernier Rd
City: Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236
Start Date: FEB 25, 2019  Time: 06:30PM
Registration Date: FEB 04, 2019
Registration Time: 06:30PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Subject: Sail,
Squadron: Grosse Pointe  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Chet Dunbar Jr.  Phone: 313-744-7472
Email:  d-lt@chetdunbar.com
Location: Grosse Pointe North High School - Cafeteria
Address: 707 Vernier Rd
City: Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236
Start Date: FEB 25, 2019  Time: 06:30PM
Registration Date: FEB 04, 2019
Registration Time: 06:30PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Subject: Boat Handling,
Squadron: Lansing  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Dawn L Flynn  Phone: 517-402-4214
Email:  dflynn2@comcast.net
Location: Kehillat Israel Synagogue
Address: 2014 Forest Rd.
City: Lansing, MI 48910
Start Date: MAR 06, 2019  Time: 07:09PM
Registration Date: FEB 20, 2019
STATUS: Accepting Registrations


Subject: Junior Navigation,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Julian Fiander  Phone: 248-919-8421
Email:  seo@bpsd9.org
Location: St Joseph Mercy Oakland
Address: 44555 Woodward Avenue
City: Pontiac, MI 48341
Start Date: FEB 04, 2019  Time: 07:00PM
Registration Date: FEB 04, 2019
Registration Time: 07:00PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Subject: Electronic Navigation,
Squadron: Port Huron  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Robert Nicholas Christoff Jr.  Phone: 810-367-6207
Email:  robinhood-23@comcast.net
Location: Port Huron Sail & Power Squadron
Address: 619 River Street
City: Port Huron, MI 48060
Start Date: FEB 06, 2019  Time: 07:00PM
Registration Time: 06:30PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Subject: Seamanship,
Squadron: Port Huron  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Robert Nicholas Christoff Jr.  Phone: 810-367-6207
Email:  robinhood-23@comcast.net
Location: Port Huron Sail & Power Squadron
Address: 619 River Street
City: Port Huron, MI 48060
Start Date: FEB 11, 2019  Time: 07:00PM
Registration Time: 06:30PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Subject: Marine Electrical Systems,
Squadron: Grand Traverse Bay  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Bill G. Bailey  Phone: 231-676-3357
Email:  billbaile@gmail.com
Location: Northwestern Michigan College
Address: 715 E. Front St
City: Traverse City, MI 49686
Start Date: APR 03, 2019  Time: 06:00PM
Registration Date: MAR 26, 2019
Registration Time: 05:00PM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations


Subject: Engine Maintenance,
Squadron: Grand Traverse Bay  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Bill G. Bailey  Phone: 231-676-3357
Email:  billbaile@gmail.com
Location: Northwestern Michigan College
Address: 715 E. Front St
City: Traverse City, MI 49686
Start Date: APR 08, 2019  Time: 06:00PM
Registration Date: APR 01, 2019
Registration Time: 05:00PM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations


Subject: Sail,
Squadron: Grand Traverse Bay  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Bill G. Bailey  Phone: 231-676-3357
Email:  billbaile@gmail.com
Location: Northwestern Michigan College
Address: 715 E. Front St
City: Traverse City, MI 49686
Start Date: APR 16, 2019  Time: 06:30PM
Registration Date: APR 11, 2019
Registration Time: 05:00PM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations