USCG Auxiliary Milford Flotilla offers boating safety course

United States Coast Guard Auxiliary Milford Flotilla Training Center offers an About Boating Safety course on Saturday, June 1, at 8 a.m., at 1 Helwig Street in Milford.
To register for the class in advance, visit Walk-ins also are welcome.
The ABS course 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 course satisfies the Connecticut licensing requirements for both boats and Personal Watercraft (PWC).
Family participation is encouraged. Cost is $60.
For more information about Coast Guard Auxiliary courses, call 860-663-5505, email or visit
All students will need to get a State of CT Conservation ID Number before taking the ABS/PWC class. To register for a free ID number, visit