Date: December 8 & 9, 2017

Hours: Dec. 8th 6PM - 8PM, Dec. 9th 8AM - 5PM 

Cost: Free for commercial fishermen, $175 for all others

Location: UAS KRMCC 600 Stedman St. Ketchikan, AK 99901   Map

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


AMSEA is conducting a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor workshop in Ketchikan, Alaska. This is free to commercial fishermen, thanks to support from the U.S. Coast Guard, Alaska DCCED, and NIOSH.


Instructor Mariah Warren will cover these topics:


  • Cold-Water Survival Skills

  • EPIRBs, Signal Flares, and MAYDAY Calls

  • Man Overboard Recovery

  • Firefighting

  • Flooding and Damage Control

  • Dewatering Pumps

  • Immersion Suits and PFDs

  • Emergency Drills

  • Helicopter Rescue

  • Life Rafts

  • Abandon Ship Procedures


This course meets the U.S. Coast Guard training requirements for drill conductors on commercial fishing vessels.


Get the training you need to survive emergencies at sea!

Ketchikan, AK- F/V Drill Conductor Workshop

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