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Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor


January 4-5, 2023


8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, 9 AM to 4 PM day 2



Kodiak Seafood and Marine Science Center


free for commercial fishermen, $225 for all others


Arthur Schultz


Register online of call (907) 747-3287

AMSEA and Alaska Sea Grant are conducting a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor class in Kodiak, Alaska. This course is offered for free to commercial fishermen thanks to scholarship funding from Kodiak Island Borough, and support from Alaska 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 Skill Practice

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

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