Date: March 27 & 28, 2018

Hours: 7:45 AM - 5:00 PM

Cost: Free for commercial fishermen, $195 for all others

Location: Englund Marine & Industrial Supply, 95 Hamburg Avenue, Astoria, OR 97103  Map

Registration: Call Amanda at (503) 325-8573

 

AMSEA is offering a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor workshop in Astoria, Oregon. Instructor Ron Hilburger will cover these topics:

 

  • Cold-Water Survival Skills

  • EPIRBs, Signal Flares, and MAYDAY Calls

  • Man Overboard Recovery

  • Firefighting

  • Flooding & Damage Control

  • Immersion Suits and PFDs

  • Emergency Drills

  • Helicopter Rescue

  • Life Rafts

  • Abandon Ship Procedures

  • In-the Water Practice Session

 

This course meets the U.S. Coast Guard training requirements for drill conductors on commercial fishing vessels. The workshop is offered at no cost to commercial fishermen thanks to support from the U.S. Coast Guard, NIOSH, and the Pacific Northwest Dungeness Crab Marketing Association. For additional information, call 503-240-9337 or email FVSPortland@uscg.dhs.gov.

 

Get the training you need to survive emergencies at sea!

Astoria, OR - F/V Drill Conductor Workshop

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