Our Mission

To increase awareness and knowledge of safe boating, by educating and training members and the general public, by fostering fellowship among members, and by establishing partnerships and alliances with organizations and agencies interested in boating.

  • We teach safe boating practices and proper navigational techniques
  • We promote the cause of boating safety by creating a safe boating ethic
  • We advance the cause of boating safety in cooperation with other agencies and organizations
  • We keep our Member and Volunteer community strong through ongoing social interaction and enjoyment

Our Values 


  • Boating safety is of prime importance
  • We encourage the boating experience as a safe and enjoyable recreation


  • Our CPS-ECP Boating Courses are of high quality and provide good value
    We are leaders in safe boating education
  • We embrace changes in boating education and practices


  • We depend on volunteers of all ages, levels of experience and skill
  • We enjoy our interactions with our fellow volunteers and members


  • We believe in boating in an environmentally responsible manner

For up-to-date boating news for Pitt Meadows, Maple Ridge and Mission, check out our new Facebook Page and click “Like” – https://www.facebook.com/AlouetteSquad

About Us

Alouette Power and Sail Squadron is a unit of Canadian Power & Sail Squadrons – Escadrilles canadiennes de plaisance (CPS-ECP).

The Alouette Power and Sail Squadron serves Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows, and Mission in beautiful British Columbia, Canada and is staffed ENTIRELY by experienced and knowledgeable local volunteers. No other boating course provider offers the depth of knowledge we can provide to you and your family – ensuring you stay safe on our local waters.

We aren’t just about courses, either! We are the largest (and only!) local boating community. Joining us is the best way for you to meet fellow boaters that share your passions and interests. We look forward to meeting you!

Reach out to us:

Email: Alouette.Squadron@gmail.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/AlouetteSquad


Stay tuned for information about upcoming courses this Spring for both the PCOC and VHF Marine Radio Certificate.

You can follow us on Facebook here.

For a complete listing of Canadian Power and Sail Squadrons Boating Courses available, click here.