Marine Safety Instructor Training
April 3-7, 2023
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM, April 3-6, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
NOAA Galveston Laboratory
$995, scholarships may be available for qualifying commercial fishermen
This is a closed course for NOAA/NMFS observers. If you or your organization would like a class email Ashley at firstname.lastname@example.org.
AMSEA is conducting a five and a half-day U. S. Coast Guard-accepted Marine Safety Instructor Training (MSIT) in Galveston, TX. The MSIT provides practical, hands-on experience in marine survival equipment usage and procedures.
This class is an intensive, train-the-trainer program. It is recommended for anyone who wants to provide required Emergency Drill Conductor training for commercial fishermen or others who need the skills to respond quickly and effectively to an emergency. It prepares participants to become U.S. Coast Guard-accepted Marine Safety Instructors and is taught by experienced mariners.
This class will cover:
Methods of Marine Safety Instruction
How to Conduct Effective Drills
Cold-Water Survival Skills
Flares, MAYDAYs, and Other Emergency Signals
Personal Flotation Devices (PFDs)
Conducting Safety Orientations