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Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 24-11 announces next boating class

WEST HAVEN — U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 24-11 is will hold a one-day "About Boating Safely" class  from 8 a.m.  to 4:30 p.m. May 3, organizers said in a release


In a classroom format, attendees will learn general information about boats and maintenance, navigation rules and aids to navigation, what to do in case of boating emergencies and Connecticut-specific law and regulations, the release said.  

People  who successfully complete the course will qualify for both the Connecticut Safe Boating Certificate and the Certificate of Personal Watercraft Operation.  

The course fee is $60.  


The class will be held at the USCG Auxiliary West Haven Flotilla facility, 1 Kimberly Avenue.  

 For more information or to register, contact either Charlie Phippen at (860) 828-5438 or David Wendelowski at(203) 932-2651.  

Information and on-line registration is available at A free State of CT Conservation ID Number must be obtained before the class by registering at



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