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Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor Class - AMSEA

Date: September 29, 2019

Hours: 8am-7pm

Cost: Free for commercial fishermen, $185.50 including sales tax for all others, inquire at AMSEA 907-747-3287

Location: 877 Sawmill Creek Road, Sitka, AK 99835


AMSEA is offering a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor Class in Sitka, Alaska. Instructor will cover these topics:

  • Cold-Water Survival Skills

  • EPIRBs, Flares, and MAYDAYs

  • Man Overboard Recovery

  • Firefighting

  • Immersion Suits and PFDs

  • Emergency Drills

  • Helicopter Rescue

  • Life Rafts

  • Abandon Ship Procedures

  • In-the Water Practice Session

This course meets the US Coast Guard training requirements for drill conductors on documented commercial fishing vessels operating beyond the federal boundary line. The workshop is offered at no cost to commercial fishermen thanks to support from the U.S. Coast Guard, DCCED,  and NIOSH.


Earlier Event: September 24
Marine Safety Instructor Training Course