Coast Guard offers boating safety course

USCG Auxiliary 24-3 is offering an About Boating Safety course on Saturday, April 11.
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The USCG Auxiliary Flotilla 24-3 Training Center is located at 1 Helwig Street, Milford, one block north of Milford Boat Works. Walk-ins are welcome.
The About Boating Safety course will start at 8 a.m. Instruction will cover all the basic topics involved in the safe operation of recreational boating and seamanship. It will also cover safe personal watercraft operation. Successful completion of the eight-hour course satisfies the Connecticut licensing requirements for boats and personal watercraft. Family participation is encouraged. Cost is $60.
For additional information about Coast Guard Auxiliary courses, call 860-663-5505, email or visit
All students will need to get a State of Connecticut Conservation ID Number before taking the ABS/PWC class. Go to