North Shore area of Long Island, NY
with classes hosted in Bayville, Roslyn, Oyster Bay, Hicksville, Bethpage
The Oyster Bay Sail and Power Squadron is a unit of the United States Power Squadron®:
the largest boating organization
in the United States of America.
As a non-profit educational boating organization, who has been teaching safe boating in our community for over 45 years. With over 110 members in our squadron, we enjoy both power and sail boating activities and we are dedicated to promoting SAFE BOATING THROUGH EDUCATION encouraging all to join us and learn about boating from those who know.
1st Monday of the month
January, March, April, May, June, September, October, November December
2nd Monday of the month
January, March, April, May,
September, October, November
Always check this website under
SQUADRON EVENTS to learn more about meeting locations, times and agendas.
NY State Law says:
Effect 01-01-2020 - All power boaters born on or after
January 1st, 1993
must have a
Safe Boating Certification.
Also, by 2025 all power boaters must complete a Safe Boating Course.
Approved by New York State
America's Boating Course
As the colder weather has us thinking of sweaters remember to dress in layers, especially on the water.
And always wear your life jacket on top never cover your life jacket.
No matter the size of your boat...it's time to take a
Safe Boating Class.
Classes Continue (see below)
Now that NY State has lifted the ban on "gatherings" we are ready for In-Person, On-Line, and Blended classes. All courses/seminars are developed with the student in mind.
Our teachers are "Boaters" who have been Certified by the United States Power Squadrons/America's Boating Club.
Each class is presented professionally and students can be confident that all materials presented are top quality.
Our NEW On-Line courses, with a live instructor, brings our classroom to your HOME.
This HOME Classroom will enable you to take the NY State-required Basic 8-hour classroom course from your home location. You'll have everything at your fingertips: Computer, Book, Live Instructor, and an outstanding assembly of important boat safety information.
The health and well-being of our volunteers and the public is most important to us.
In compliance with NY State Law In-Person Classes have been suspended due to the COVID-19 / coronavirus.
We are the America Boating Club for over 104 years. Teaching and enjoying boating activities and civic service in our communities.
District 3 is a local unit of USPS that extends from Brooklyn to Montauk with 14 active squadrons and 1400 members all ready to help you learn more about safe boating.
Our Vessel Safety Team, volunteers, will help you learn about how to keep your boat safe. Exam are FREE. Just chick below to make an appointment.
Being part of our club will help you become a more informed boater while you and your family/friends will enjoy the camaraderie of other boaters (sail & power) both on and off the water.
Learn more about our club...
The America's Boating Club offers outstanding benefits to its members.
Learn more information on special opportunities you receive from being a member of our Club.
It's more than boating...
it's friendship, it's community service and education.