USCG Coast Guard Auxiliary offers boating safety, navigation and GPS course

USCG Auxiliary 24-3 is offering an About Boating Safety course Monday, April 11 and Wednesday, April 13, at 6:30 p.m., at the USCG Auxiliary Flotilla 24-3 Training Center, 1 Helwig Street, Milford. Cost is $60.

The Charts Navigation and GPS course will be held Saturday, April 9, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The course ties together electronic navigation and the method of plotting a course on a paper chart. Cost is $60.

To register in advance, visit Walk-ins are welcome.

For more information about Coast Guard Auxiliary courses, call 860-663-5505, email or visit