USCG Auxiliary 24-3 is offering About Boating Safety course on Saturday. For advanced registration prior to the class date, go to http://a0142403.uscgaux.info or at the Flotilla 24-3 Training Center, 1 Helwig Street, Milford, CT, which is located one block north of Milford Boat Works. Walk-ins are welcome the day of the class. The About Boating Safety course (ABS) will be held on Saturday starting at 8 AM. 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 this 8 hour ABS course satisfies the Connecticut licensing requirements for both boats and Personal Watercraft (PWC). Family participation is encouraged. Cost: $60. For additional information about Coast Guard Auxiliary courses, please call 860-663- 5505, email: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://a0142403.uscgaux.info/ *Please Note: All students will need to get a State of CT Conservation ID Number before taking the ABS/PWC class. Go here and register for a FREE ID number.