The Life Jacket (PFD) Study Observer Training Program prepares US Coast Guard Auxiliary members and others to conduct boating observations as part of an ongoing research study conducted by JSI Research & Training Institute,Inc. Auxiliarists have been conducting boating observations for this study since 2014. The purpose of the training is to show you how to apply your boating knowledge to our research procedures and protocols to get good, consistent data. Your participation is essential to the success of this important program! 

This course is open only to those who have been given an enrollment key to open the course.