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
City: Ann Arbor, MI 48103
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Squadron: Dearborn  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: William Stewart  Phone: 734-591-0492
Email:  jwstew4@att.net
City: Bellville, MI 48111
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Julian Fiander  Phone: 248-919-8421
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
City: Burton, MI 48519
STATUS: Schedule Pending


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
City: Detroit, MI 48214
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
City: Detroit, MI 48214
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Squadron: Saginaw Bay  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Rich Spitzer  Phone: 989-397-7844
Email:  RSPITZER54@GMAIL.COM
City: Essexville, MI 48732
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Squadron: Saginaw Bay  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Rich Spitzer  Phone: 989-397-7844
Email:  RSPITZER54@GMAIL.COM
Location: Saginaw Bay Yacht Club
Address: 2313 Weadock Blvd.
City: Essexville, MI 48732
Start Date: JUN 25, 2020  Time: 07:00PM
Registration Date: JUN 25, 2020
Registration Time: 07:00PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Squadron: Grosse Pointe  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Chet Dunbar  Phone: 313-744-7472
Email:  gpps@comcast.net
Location: Grosse Pointe Farms Pier Park - Activities Room
Address: 350 Lake Shore Rd
City: Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Start Date: JUN 01, 2020  Time: 06:30PM
Registration Date: MAR 02, 2020
Registration Time: 06:30PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Squadron: Grosse Pointe  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Chet Dunbar  Phone: 313-744-7472
Email:  gpps@comcast.net
Location: Grosse Pointe Farms Pier Park - Activities Room
Address: 350 Lake Shore Rd
City: Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Start Date: JUL 06, 2020  Time: 06:30PM
Registration Date: MAR 02, 2020
Registration Time: 06:30PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


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 Shores, MI 48236
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Squadron: Lansing  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Alanna Harvey  Phone: 517-896-0488
Email:  alannawh@aol.com
City: Haslett, MI 48840
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Squadron: Lansing  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Alanna Harvey  Phone: 517-896-0488
Email:  alannawh@aol.com
Location: Kihillat Israel Building/lsps Headquarters
Address: 2014 Forest Rd
City: Lansing, MI 48910
Start Date: JUN 02, 2020  Time: 06:30PM
Registration Time: 06:30PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Squadron: Grand Rapids  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Don Mathews  Phone: 231-288-2944
Email:  drmatt37@frontier.com
City: Muskegon, MI 49441
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Squadron: Port Huron  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: P/lt/c Robert Mattson  Phone: 810-982-2416
Email:  rrmattson@hotmail.com
Location: Port Huron Power Squadron Headquarters
Address: 619 River Street
City: Port Huron, MI 48060
Start Date: OCT 08, 2020  Time: 07:00PM
Registration Date: OCT 01, 2020
Registration Time: 06:30PM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations


Squadron: St. Clair Shores  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Mike Boyle  Phone: 586-531-2064
Email:  mikeboylescs@yahoo.com
City: Saint Clair Shores, MI 48081
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Squadron: Mount Clemens  District: 9 - America's Boating Course - 8hr - Web Site
Contact: Martin S. Wykes  Phone: 586-718-8789
Email:  seomcps@gmail.com
City: St Clair Shores, MI 48080
STATUS: Schedule Pending


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, 2020  Time: 06:00PM
Registration Date: MAY 05, 2020
STATUS: Registration Closed


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: Using VHF/DSC Marine Radio,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
City: Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Subject: BH Knots & Line Handling,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
City: Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
STATUS: Schedule Pending


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: Online Only
Address: 581 Kingsley Trl
City: Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
Start Date: JUL 11, 2020  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Subject: AIS Electronics for Boaters,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
Location: Online Only
Address: 581 Kingsley Trl
City: Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
Start Date: AUG 08, 2020  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations


Subject: Using GPS,
Squadron: Grosse Pointe  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Chet Dunbar Jr.  Phone: 313-744-7472
Email:  gpps@comcast.net
City: Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Subject: BH Docking & Undocking,
Squadron: Lansing  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Alanna W. Harvey  Phone: 517-896-0488
Email:  alannawh@aol.com
City: Lansing, MI 48910
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Subject: Basic Weather and Forecasting,
Squadron: Lansing  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Alanna W. Harvey  Phone: 517-896-0488
Email:  alannawh@aol.com
Location: Kehillat Israel Building/lsps Headquarters
Address: 2014 Forest Rd
City: Lansing, MI 48910
Start Date: MAY 20, 2020  Time: 07:00PM
Registration Date: MAY 15, 2020
Registration Time: 07:00PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Subject: BH Anchoring with Assurance,
Squadron: Lansing  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Alanna W. Harvey  Phone: 517-896-0488
Email:  alannawh@aol.com
Location: Kehillat Israel Building/lsps Headquarters
Address: 2014 Forest Rd
City: Lansing, MI 48910
Start Date: SEP 16, 2020  Time: 07:00PM
Registration Date: SEP 11, 2020
Registration Time: 07:00PM
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
City: St Clair Shores, MI 48080
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Subject: Propane Systems on Your Boat,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
Location: Great Lakes Yacht Club
Address: 23900 Jefferson Ave
City: St Clair Shores, MI 48080
Start Date: JUN 20, 2020  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Subject: AIS Electronics for Boaters,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
Location: Great Lakes Yacht Club
Address: 23900 Jefferson Ave
City: St Clair Shores, MI 48080
Start Date: JUL 18, 2020  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: Great Lakes Yacht Club
Address: 23900 Jefferson Ave
City: St Clair Shores, MI 48080
Start Date: AUG 15, 2020  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: BH Boating with Confidence,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
Location: Great Lakes Yacht Club
Address: 23900 Jefferson Ave
City: St Clair Shores, MI 48080
Start Date: SEP 21, 2020  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: BH Anchoring with Assurance,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
Location: Great Lakes Yacht Club
Address: 23900 Jefferson Ave
City: St Clair Shores, MI 48080
Start Date: OCT 17, 2020  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: BH Knots & Line Handling,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
Location: Great Lakes Yacht Club
Address: 23900 Jefferson Ave
City: St Clair Shores, MI 48080
Start Date: NOV 21, 2020  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: BH Emergencies on Board,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
Location: Great Lakes Yacht Club
Address: 23900 Jefferson Ave
City: St Clair Shores, MI 48080
Start Date: DEC 19, 2020  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: BH Knots & Line Handling,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: D C Fiander,sn  Phone: 248-425-9192
Email:  dcfiander@gmail.com
City: Troy, MI 48083
STATUS: Schedule Pending


Subject: Partner in Command,
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 13, 2020  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Registration Closed


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 11, 2020  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Registration Closed


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: AUG 08, 2020  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: BH Boating with Confidence,
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 12, 2020  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 19, 2020  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: AIS Electronics for Boaters,
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 14, 2020  Time: 10:00AM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: BH Emergencies on Board,
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 12, 2020  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: Cruising & Cruise Planning,
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: APR 09, 2020  Time: 07:00PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


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 48214
Start Date: MAR 26, 2020  Time: 07:00PM
Registration Date: MAR 22, 2020
Registration Time: 06:45PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Subject: Boat Handling,
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 48214
Start Date: SEP 02, 2020  Time: 07:00PM
Registration Date: AUG 15, 2020
Registration Time: 06:45PM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations
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Subject: Navigation,
Squadron: Birmingham  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Julian Fiander  Phone: 248-919-8421
Email:  seo@bpsd9.org
Location: St Joseph Mercy Oakland Education Center
Address: 44555 Woodward Ave
City: Pontiac, MI 48341
Start Date: FEB 03, 2020  Time: 07:00PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Subject: Boat Handling,
Squadron: Port Huron  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Robert Nicholas Christoff Jr.  Phone: 810-367-6207
Email:  robinhood-23@comcast.net
Location: Port Huron Power Squadron Headquarters
Address: 619 River Street
City: Port Huron, MI 48060
Start Date: OCT 15, 2020  Time: 07:00PM
Registration Date: OCT 11, 2020
Registration Time: 06:30PM
STATUS: Accepting Registrations


Subject: Piloting,
Squadron: Grand Traverse Bay  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Bill G. Bailey  Phone: 231-676-3357
Email:  billbaile@gmail.com
Location: Buckshot
Address: Buckshot Dr
City: Traverse City, MI 49684
Start Date: MAY 05, 2020  Time: 06:30PM
Registration Date: APR 28, 2020
Registration Time: 04:00PM
STATUS: Registration Closed


Subject: Sail,
Squadron: Grand Traverse Bay  District: 9 - Web Site
Contact: Bill G. Bailey  Phone: 231-676-3357
Email:  billbaile@gmail.com
Location: Nmc
Address: Great Lakes Campus
City: Traverse City, MI 49684
Start Date: MAY 05, 2020  Time: 06:30PM
Registration Date: APR 28, 2020
Registration Time: 04:00PM
STATUS: Registration Closed