USCG Auxiliary 24-3 offers boating courses
About Boating Safety course
USCG Auxiliary 24-3 is offering an About Boating Safety course Saturday, Sept. 10, at 8 a.m., at the USCG Auxiliary Flotilla 24-3 Training Center, 1 Helwig Street, Milford. To register in advance go to a0142403.uscgaux.info/. Walk-ins welcome.
Instruction will cover all the basic topics involved in the safe operation of recreational boating and seamanship. It also will cover safe personal watercraft operation. Successful completion of this eight-hour ABS course satisfies the Connecticut licensing requirements for both boats and Personal Watercraft (PWC). Family participation is encouraged. Cost: $60.
For more information about Coast Guard Auxiliary courses, call 860-663-5505, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Note: All students will need to get a State of CT Conservation ID number before taking the ABS/PWC class.
Charts, Navigation and GPS course
USCG Auxiliary 24-3 also offers a Charts, Navigation and GPS course Saturday, Sept. 17, 8-3, at the USCG Auxiliary Flotilla 24-3 Training Center, 1 Helwig Street, Milford. Cost is $60. To register in advance go to a0142403.uscgaux.info/. Walk-ins welcome.