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Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor


October 14, 2023


7:45 AM to 8:00 PM



Channel Islands USCG Station

4201 S. Victoria Ave, Oxnard, California 93035




Richard Ullrich


AMSEA is conducting a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor class in Oxnard, California. This course is offered at reduced cost to commercial fishermen thanks to support from NIOSH, the U.S. Coast Guard, and AMSEA members. Participants qualify for up to $95 off the purchase price of your next PFD. 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 Skills 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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