Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor

Date:

April 1, 2022

Hours:

8:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Location:

Address:

Wrangell Community Center

Cost:

$125.00 commercial fishermen, $175.00 for all others

Instructor:

Neil Nickerson

Registration:

Register online or call (907) 747-3287

AMSEA is conducting a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor class in Wrangell, Alaska. This course is offered at reduced cost to commercial fishermen thanks to support from DCCED, 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


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