Auxiliary National Training Meeting

Monday, November 21, 2011


ST. LOUIS -­ The Coast Guard Auxiliary national training meeting (N-TRAIN)
is scheduled for January 22-29, 2012 at the Sheraton Westport Lakeside
Chalet hotel. This year’s theme will continue the “Dependability,
Integrity, Diversity” ­ watchwords of Auxiliary National Commodore James
E. Vass, Jr.

N-TRAIN is held annually near the end of January in St. Louis. The event
is hosted by the Coast Guard Auxiliary Association, Inc., the non-profit
organization focused on providing education, training and other program
support to Auxiliary volunteers.  N-TRAIN offers a variety of training
opportunities for selected district staff officers and national leadership.

“Each year, we invite a select group of Auxiliary personnel to attend
N-TRAIN for additional training,” said Ernie Davenport, National Meeting
Administrator for the Coast Guard Auxiliary. “N-TRAIN provides an
excellent forum for advanced training and discussion in targeted program

For additional information on N-TRAIN 2012, please visit:

Christopher Todd
Deputy Director | Government & Public Affairs
U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary

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