Irvington, Alabama

Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor

Date:

March 17, 2021

Hours:

8:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Cost:

$95.00 (includes sales tax) for commercial fishermen, $175.00 (includes sales tax) for all others

Instructor:

Michael Lawson

Registration:

Register online or call (907) 747-3287

Participants must bring their own cloth face mask and agree to follow class procedures for reducing the transmission of COVID-19.


AMSEA is conducting a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor class in Irvington, AL. This course is offered at reduced cost to commercial fishermen thanks to support from NIOSH, the U.S. Coast Guard, and AMSEA members.


The class will cover these topics:


  • Cold-Water Survival Skills

  • EPIRBs, Signal Flares, and MAYDAY Calls

  • Man Overboard Recovery

  • Firefighting

  • Flooding & Damage Control

  • Dewatering Pumps

  • Immersion Suits and PFDs

  • Abandon Ship Procedures

  • Helicopter Rescue

  • Life Rafts

  • Emergency Procedures Drills

  • In-the-Water Skills Practice


This course meets the US Coast Guard training requirements for drill conductors on commercial fishing vessels, 46 CFR 28.270(c).

Get the training you need to survive emergencies at sea!

Location:

Bayou La Batre Senior Center

Address:
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2924 Halibut Point Road ~ Sitka, AK 99835

p (907) 747-3287 / f (907) 531-1756

 

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