Find 16045 Coast Guard (USCG) and Auxiliary Coast Guard bases, locations and facilities. The US Coast Guard provides information on the Coast Guard Academy, requirements for joining/recruiting, boot camp, training, jobs, salary and pay scale for careers in the Coast Guard or auxiliary/reserve forces.
Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Coast Guard 7206 McKnight Road Pittsburgh PA 15237 22.5 miles from 16045 412-369-2870
Sewickley Pennsylvania Coast Guard 300 McKown Lane Sewickley PA 15143 25.9 miles from 16045 412-741-1180
Active duty is full-time service for a specified enlistment period. Reserve service is part-time, two days per month and two weeks per year with the possibility of activation to active duty during times of national need.
The Coast Guard Academy is a military service academy and accredited college located in New London, Connecticut. Graduates of the Academy receive a Bachelor of Science degree and commission as an ensign. The Academy is highly selective and tuition free. Graduates are obligated to serve for five years after graduation.
In over two centuries of service, the Coast Guard has saved more than 1 million lives. For the last 40 years, the Coast Guard has saved more than 3,000 lives per year.