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10 Hour Drill Conductor Course

Date:

December 19 - 20, 2023

Hours:

7:45-5:00, pool session morning of 12/20/23

Location:

Address:

Salmon Trollers Marketing Association

Cost:

$125 for commercial fisherman, $225 for non-fisherman

Instructor:

Suzie Howser

Registration:

Register Here  or call (907)-747-3287

AMSEA is conducting a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor class in Fort Bragg, California. Participants qualify for a reimbursement of up to $95 off the purchase price of their next PFD. 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:

  • 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

  • Water Practicum

This course meets the US Coast Guard training requirements for drill conductors on commercial fishing vessels

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