Courses

A  variety of courses are offered by the Columbus Sail and Power Squadron, both to the public and to our members.

America's Boating Course® is also available to the public, and is a self-study course with CD-ROM and workbook. More information is available on the ABC Course here .

Course Description Schedule
Marine Electrical Systems: Member cost: $65.00 - Non-member cost: $95.00

Course Covers:

  • Boat Power (AC & DC)
  • Galvanic Corrosion
  • Lightning Protection
  • Radio Waves and Equipment
  • FCC Frequency Plan
  • Radiotelephone Usage
  • Radar, Loran, Sounders
  • GPS and Electronic Charts

Incl. 20-22 Class-hours of Instruction plus USPS Marine Electronics Course Student Guide plus Handouts.

Location: 8492 Cotter Street Lewis Center, OH 43035
Date and Time: Wednesday nights from 7:00 - 9:00pm for 8 weeks (1/18/17 - 3/18/17)
Non-member Registration Member Registration
Weather: Member cost: $70.00 - Non-member cost: $100.00

Course Covers:

  • Effects of Heat and Cold
  • Wind and Pressure
  • Storms & Fronts
  • Rain, Humidity, Fog
  • Hydrological Cycles
  • Thunderstorms and Tornados
  • Tropical Weather
  • Weather Data Analysis
  • Forecasting
  • Climatic Variables and Data

Incl. 20-22 Class-hours of Instruction, USPS Weather Course Student Manual, Cloud Chart, Weather Maps

Location: 8492 Cotter Street Lewis Center, OH 43035
Date and Time: Tuesday nights 7:00 - 9:00pm for 10 weeks (1/17/17 - 3/21/17)
Non-member Registration Member Registration