Join us for some fun on, and off, the water!


  • February 16, 2019
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • February 23, 2019
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • March 2, 2019
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • March 16, 2019
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • March 23, 2019
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Review
    March 30, 2019
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Examination
    April 6, 2019
    9:30 am - 11:30 am

A foundation of knowledge and skills in boat handling and maneuvering, boat operation, skipper’s responsibilities, and boating techniques that will advance your boating enjoyment.


  • February 17, 2019 - February 24, 2019
    8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Houston Squadron incoming officers training.

Event Phone: 713 861-4384


  • February 17, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • February 24, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • March 3, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • March 10, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Review
    March 17, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Examination
    March 24, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Understand weather systems, weather reports and available resources from others. For boaters, knowing the forecast isn’t enough; you need to understand its impact on you and your boat.


  • February 18, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Review
    February 25, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Exam
    March 4, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Basic sailboat designs and nomenclature, rigging, and safety, the physical aspects of sailing forces and techniques, sail applications, marlinespike, helmsmanship, and handling of difficult sailing conditions.


  • February 20, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • February 27, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 13, 2019
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 20, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 27, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Review
    April 10, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Exam
    April 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Gain the confidence and practical skills needed to explore ports and coves for a weekend or weeks at a time.


  • February 23, 2019
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

This course provides you with basic, accredited, first aid, CPR, and AED training with an emphasis on maritime aid.

Event Phone: 713-865-6992


  • February 23, 2019
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class teaches our Vessel Safety Examiner course.  It includes time to take the exam.     (more…)


  • March 2, 2019
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

This course provides you with basic boating knowledge to decide what type and size boat you need, what to do when meeting another boat in a crowded waterway, and how to recognize and handle hazards.

Event Phone: 713 865-6992


  • Rules of the Road
    March 9, 2019
    8:30 am - 11:00 pm
  • Lunch
    March 9, 2019
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Emergencies on Board
    March 9, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Hurricane Preparation for Boaters
    March 9, 2019
    3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

This event will present three (3) seperate seminars. Take 1, 2 or all 3 seminars.