Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor

Date:

March 5, 2022

Hours:

8:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Location:

Address:

North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries

Cost:

$95 for commercial fishermen, $175 for all others

Instructor:

Jerry Dzugan

Registration:

Register online or call (907) 747-3287.

Participants must wear their own face mask to help prevent the transmission of COVID-19.


AMSEA is conducting a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor class in Morehead City, NC. This course is offered at 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:


  • 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

  • Cold-Water Survival Skills

  • Emergency Procedures Drills


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