USPS members enjoy many affordable and comprehensive programs that increase their boating knowledge and skills, have more fun, and connect with fellow boaters through a variety of educational and social activities. With USPS membership, you receive:
Boating education to help you become a more competent and safer boater
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The United States Power Squadrons is the nation’s premiere boater safety membership. Members have access to on- and off-the-water activities, cruises and rendezvous, learning opportunities, boating mentors and hands-on boating courses.
That’s the cake; this is the frosting: We’ve partnered with exclusive organizations and businesses across the country to make our members’ experience more exciting, safer and less expensive, whether you’re on the water or off.Scroll down for a quick review of membership benefits — and see if this is a membership that fits.
When you want in-person boating education from certified instructors, we offer several types of training to meet your needs. You can dive deep with 6– 8-week courses, get your feet wet with 2-hour seminars and take the helm with our flexible on the water boating instruction led by certified volunteer instructors who are boaters just like you. Our clubs offer instruction tailored to the needs of local boaters.
Beginner, intermediate or advanced—whatever your skill level, we have in-depth courses to boost your knowledge and confidence on the water. Our courses will prepare you to boat safely whether you’re near shore or out on the deep blue. Courses take anywhere from 6–8 weeks.
As a member of America’s Boating Club®, AKA United States Power Squadrons you can save on many products and services. Due to our exclusive relationship with these terrific organizations, you can received huge discounts on boating products, insurance, travel and lodging, and many more items. Scroll down to view all of our member benefits.
Our dues for membership are broken into two different membership categories: Individual or Household. An Individual Membership is for one person solely. The Household Membership is good for all members within your household, regardless of the number. The Individual Membership is $179.00 for the first year and then $139.00 for subsequent years. The Household Membership is $252.00 the first year and $212.00 for subsequent years. Please include your check, made payable to the Pompano Beach Power Squadron, Inc., with your completed application.
Membership approval is by our Executive Committee, which meets the first Thursday of each month.