Date: May 27, 2017

Hours: 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Cost: Free for commercial fishermen, $175 all others

Location: Challenger Learning Center of Alaska, 9711 Kenai Spur Hwy, Kenai, AK 99611  Map

Registration: Register online or call (907) 747-3287


AMSEA is offering a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor workshop in Kenai, Alaska. This course is free to commercial fishermen thanks to support form the USCG, DCCED, and NIOSH.


Instructor Greg Olcott will cover these topics:


  • Cold-Water Survival Skills

  • EPIRBs, Flares, and MAYDAYs

  • Man Overboard Recovery

  • Firefighting

  • Immersion Suits and PFDs

  • Emergency Drills

  • Helicopter Rescue

  • Life Rafts

  • Abandon Ship Procedures

  • In-The-Water Practice Session


This course meets the US Coast Guard training requirements for drill conductors on documented commercial fishing vessels operating beyond the federal boundary line.


Get the training you need to survive emergencies at sea!

Kenai, AK- F/V Drill Conductor Workshop

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