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Georgian Trent District - A unit of the Canadian Power and Sail Squadrons

Teaching safe boating in Barrie since 1956

"Your source for boating education"

Our Mission:

To increase awareness and knowledge of safe boating, by educating and training our members and the general public, by fostering fellowship among members, and establishing partnerships and alliances with organizations and agencies interested in boating.

We are Canada's Largest Association of Boating Enthusiasts with over 30,000 members

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Barrie Squadron is offering an online Maritime Radio Course for the ROC(M) starting Tuesday, 05 May. The course will be conducted using the GoToMeeting App for three Tuesday evenings from 7-9:30pm. Anyone wishing to register should contact Hans Etzel at or 705-722-0060.


Due to the social distancing requirements and restrictions on gatherings, The Barrie Power & Sail Squadron will be suspending all in class courses until further notice.

Many courses are still available on line.