Gloucester, MA - Drill Conductor Training
Date: May 19, 2017
Hours: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Cost: Free for commercial fishermen
Location: 17 Harbor Loop, Gloucester, MA Map
Registration: Register online at http://fishingpartnership.org/get-involved/events/gloucester-drill-conductor-3/
Fishing Partnership Support Services is offering a Drill Conductor Training in Gloucester, Massachusetts. This course meets the Drill Conductor certification requirements of 46 CFR 28.270, and is delivered at no cost to commercial fishermen by Coast Guard Certified Marine Safety instructors. To qualify, you must have attended our Safety and Survival Training course within the past year. Fishing Partnerships's Safety and Survivability Training is a pre-requisite for this class. Fishing Partnerhsip will offer a Safety & Survivability Training in Gloucester on May 19.
Upon completion of the Drill Conductor course, you will be prepared and certified to conduct emergency drills: Man Overboard, Fire, Damage Control, and Abandon Ship. (Commercial fishing vessels operating beyond the three nautical miles are required to conduct these drills on a monthly basis). The one-day training involves an Emergency Procedures classroom/morning section and On-board Drills (aboard a local vessel) afternoon section.
Get the training you need to survive emergencies at sea!