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Barrie Power and Sail Squadron

Site: Mailing Address

Record #: BAR0268
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 28 Mar 2023


Toll Free Phone 1-888-277-2628, National Headquarters
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Primary Contact Hans Etzel, Squadron Educational Officer, Squadron Commander; Phone: (Res) 705-722-0060


Address & Map
Barrie, ON
Mailing Address Hans Etzel 
25 Thackeray Cres 
Barrie, ON 
Canada L4N 6J6
Physical Access Not Applicable


Description (Service) Nationwide organization emphasizing boating safety, power and sail navigation and offering accredited boating courses
  • volunteer trainers offer safe boating courses to the public
  • legislation requires boaters to have proof of competency on board
  • boating courses include the examination required to receive your Pleasure Craft Operator Card (PCOC)
  • also offer courses to obtain the Marine VHF Radio Radio Operator's Certificate, as well as a variety of boating, seamanship, sailing, electronic navigation weather and marine maintenance courses
  • check Barrie Power and Sail Squadron website at for all courses offered
  • conducts recreational vessel courtesy checks to verify and inspect mandated safety equipment

Service Details

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Hours Hours: vary

Dates: Boating Courses run from Sep to Jun, call or check website for more information
Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility Courses are available to all boaters; membership available for people having a Pleasure Craft Operator Card
Application Call, email or visit website
Languages English
Fees Program - Course listings along with fees on website

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