U.S. Coast Guard Maritime Safety & Security Team Belgian Malinois canines take part in helicopter proficiency training with the California Air National Guard in San Francisco Bay, California, in this U.S. Coast Guard picture taken April 5, 2016. The dogs are equipped eyewear and ear protection to keep them safe at sea from rotor wash, sea spray, foreign debris and engine noise. (Photo by Reuters/US Coast Guard)
Welcome to the toughest job interview of your life: check out what it's like to be pushed mentally, physically and emotionally at Training Center Cape May in preparation for the rigors of service in the U.S. Coast Guard. And thanks to all our USCG friends who stand the watch.