Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor

Date:

May 30-31, 2022

Hours:

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Location:

Address:

Kodiak Seafood and Marine Science Center

3580 Sitkinak Drive 

Cost:

$125.00 commercial fishermen, $175.00 for all others

Instructor:

Julie Matweyou

Registration:

Class enrollment is full. Call 907-747-3287 or sign up for our waitlist to be notified of the next class opprtunity in your area. 

AMSEA is conducting a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor class in Kodiak, 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


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