Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor
May 19 - May 21, 2023
May 19 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, May 20 - 21 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
UAF, Bristol Bay Campus
Free to Bristol Bay Commercial Fishers
Register by emailing: uaf.edu/bbc
AMSEA is conducting a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor, and Cold Water Safety and Survival Skills class in Dillingham, Alaska. This course is offered for FREE to Bristol Bay commercial fishers thanks to support from Bristol Bay Campus 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
Flooding & Damage Control
Immersion Suits and PFDs
Abandon Ship Procedures
Emergency Procedures Drills
This course meets the US Coast Guard training requirements for drill conductors on commercial fishing vessels, 46 CFR 28.270(c).