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Welcome to the GLCCSchool

Our instructors have decades of experience cruising the Great Lakes, and we're happy to share that knowledge with you in our webinars. New for 2023-24, members of the Great Lakes Cruising Club get free access to all webinars and recordings!
Welcome to GLCCSchool! Now well onto its second decade, the GLCCSchool offers a broad range of webinars that will appeal to all Great Lakes cruisers. Take a look at our Open Classes and Future Classes to see what is currently available or coming up.
To become a student at the GLCC School you must enroll as a site member. Even members of the Great Lakes Cruising Club members need to enroll before they can register for classes or purchase webinar recordings. Enrollment is free, it's safe and it's easy.! Don't delay, enroll today!.
We think you'll find our new, modernized and secure web site easy to use, whether from a PC, laptop, tablet, or smartphone. Following are a few simple guidelines to help you get started.
GLCC offers its members the most extensive information on Great Lakes Cruising available anywhere, plus the comradery of over 2500 like minded Canadian and US cruisers, 200 port captains to consult for local knowledge, an extensive web site with access to almost everything Great Lakes, a quarterly magazine, scores of social and cruising events, educational opportunities like GLCCSchool, Great Lakes stewardship through the Great Lakes Foundation, and more ...
Our Recording Library contains all of the webinars presented during this year's GLCCSchool season. These recordings will remain available through August. Once you make your purchase we will send you an email with the link to your recording. Thank you for your support!
Our schedule is packed full with great webinars for any and all cruisers of the Great Lakes.
The GLCC has a memorandum of understanding with America's Boating Club to address the goal of safer boating through education and to offer reciprocal discounts on selected classes.
Canadian Power and Sail Squadrons, an organization dedicated to helping recreational boaters improve their boating safety knowledge, is part of a memorandum of understanding with the GLCC offering reciprocal discounts on classes.
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