About LVSPS

Las Vegas Sail and Power Squadron

United States Power Squadrons

Get outside, go boating! The Las Vegas Sail and Power Squadron will show you how to be a Pro Boater right now. Don't be just a member, make a huge difference for your boating community. Read more, get to know us.

You will learn about boating safety education courses by United States Power Squadrons Trained Instructors. We train beginner and experienced boaters for Lake Mead, Lake Mohave, coastal and offshore boating. Squadron members are easy to find around our lakes and community. We are an "outside" group with fellow squadrons coast-to-coast, US Virgin Islands, Hawaii and Japan.

Recommended by the Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW), we have THE BEST structured courses, time, and materials to teach

Recommended by the Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW), we have THE BEST structured courses, time, and student materials to teach

    • Basic Boating Safety
    • Boat Handling
    • Marine Navigation
    • Advanced Marine Navigation
    • Offshore Navigation
    • Celestial Navigation
    • Marine Electronics
    • Boat Handling
    • Boat Trailering
    • GPS
    • Compass
    • Anchoring
    • Radar for Boaters
    • .... and more

Experience Counts! We have more than 100 Years Of Boating Heritage

The Las Vegas Sail and Power Squadron (LVSPS) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, district 13 unit of the United States Power Squadrons.

Incorporated in 1914, the United States Power Squadrons has grown to over 450 area squadrons across the United States mainland, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, and Japan. We ARE THE LARGEST and most respected recreational boating safety organization!

Established in 1938, our sister organization Canadian Power and Sail Squadron (CPS-ECP) provides boating safety education to boaters north of our border.

Boating Safety Education Is Better Than Ever! These are our major partners promoting boating safety everyday

  • United States Coast Guard
  • United States Coast Guard Auxiliary
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  • National Safe Boating Council
  • United Safe Boating Institute
  • Sea Scouts, Boy Scouts of America
  • BoatUS Foundation
  • Nevada Department of Wildlife

Are you ready to go boating along the hundreds of miles of Lake Mead, Lake Mohave shorelines or exploring the breathtaking Black Canyon Water Trail?

The Las Vegas Sail and Power Squadron is Southern Nevada's most experienced, trained, and certified organization for

Boating Safety Education

  • Courses
  • Seminars
  • Certification

Vessel Safety Checks

  • Avoid fines and tickets
  • Be prepared
  • Insurance discounts

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Get to know your hometown Las Vegas Sail And Power Squadron today

Call 775-419-2460