Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor

Date:

June 1-2, 2022

Hours:

8am-5pm on June 1st, 8am to 12pm June 2nd

Location:

Address:

Marine and Industrial Safety Association

Cost:

$95.00 for commercial fishermen

Instructor:

Israel Linarte

Registration:

Register online or call (907) 747-3287.

Participants should bring their own face mask to help prevent the transmission of COVID-19.


AMSEA is conducting a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor class in Brownsville, Texas. 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:


  • 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

  • Cold-Water Survival Skills


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