Instructor Development (updated 25 August 2012)

(This course is open to CPS members only)

For information not found on this website, email or telephone us - contact details on BRIDGE page.
  • Instructor Development is not offered at this time. Please check back for Fall 2013.

Course Price:  Complete Course (Manual/Instruction/Exam) $35.00   
Payment may be made by Cash, Cheque, Visa or MasterCard.  Please make cheques payable to "Ottawa Power and Sail Squadron".


Course Duration:  2 two-hour weekly sessions.

A course for Squadron Members who are interested in instructing one of our courses, it also may be of value to Proctors who may be thinking of instructing in the future.  Squadron Courses range from three nights (GPS and Boat Pro) through to 13 weeks (Boating, Piloting, and Advanced Piloting).  Instructing can be a one person task or a multi-person task depending on the subject matter, for instance Extended Cruising used three or four people with expertise in different fields.

Course Content:
  • Verbal and non-verbal communications
  • Adult learning theory
  • Adults with learning disabilities
  • Lesson plans
  • Questioning skills
  • Teaching aids
  • Presentation techniques


Please note:

1. Our forms use Flash interactive technology, usually part of Internet Explorer. If needed, Flash Player may be updated or downloaded at www.adobe.com

2. WinXP SP2 users:  You may need to click
the information bar at the top of your browser to use the form.

3. The above link to the forms will only be active if a course / event is being offered.

4. Email the webmaster if you cannot access the forms.