The St. Petersburg Sail & Power Squadron, serving the Tampa Bay, Pinellas County, St. Petersburg, Florida area, is in District 22 of the United States Power Squadrons.
USPS is a nonprofit boating organization formed in 1914 with approximately 450 squadrons.
The St. Petersburg Sail & Power Squadron (SPSPS) was chartered in 1939.

America's Boating Course

Our boating safety course teaches you essential skills for enjoying activities on the water. Whether you have your own boat, are thinking of getting one, or just want to be safe on the water, this comprehensive, seven week course is a great introduction (or refresher if you already know everything). 2017 course start dates:

Upcoming Events

Mar
30
Thu
5:30 pm Happy Hour @ Fish Tales
Happy Hour @ Fish Tales
Mar 30 @ 5:30 pm
Happy Hour @ Fish Tales | Saint Petersburg | Florida | United States
Join us at FishTales Restaurant located at the High and Dry, Harborage Marina for a few drinks and tell sea stories. Very casual, bring your friends, all are welcome! Dinner is on your own.
7:00 pm Navigation @ SPYC Sailing Center
Navigation @ SPYC Sailing Center
Mar 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Navigation further develops your understanding of celestial navigation theory and your skills in sight taking and reduction. Also learn to navigate with only minimal survival gear in the event of a disabling boat accident.
Apr
3
Mon
7:00 pm America’s Boating Course (ABC2) @ SPYC Sailing Center
America’s Boating Course (ABC2) @ SPYC Sailing Center
Apr 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
America's Boating Course (ABC2) @ SPYC Sailing Center | Saint Petersburg | Florida | United States
If you are interested in an exciting, in-depth boating knowledge course, check out America’s Boating Course. Many boat insurance companies will offer discounts on boating insurance to boaters who successfully complete America’s Boating Course. And, this basic boating knowledge course will give you the education required by most states to obtain a state boat license or operator certificate. This basic ...
Apr
4
Tue
7:00 pm Weather course @ SPYC Sailing Center
Weather course @ SPYC Sailing Center
Apr 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The safety and comfort of those who venture out-on-the water have always been weather dependent. In this course students will become keener observers of the weather, but weather observations only have meaning in the context of the basic principles of meteorology — the science of the atmosphere. The course focuses on how weather systems form, behave, move, and interact with ...
Apr
5
Wed
6:30 pm XCOM Meeting @ SPYC
XCOM Meeting @ SPYC
Apr 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
 

Vessel Safety Check

Sign up for a free vessel safety check to ensure you have the proper equipment to keep you and your loved ones safe on the water.