Sitka, AK - Marine Safety Instructor Training Course

          

Date: September 24-29, 2018

Hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, September 24-28

             8:00 AM - 10:00 AM, September 29

Cost: Free for qualifying commercial fishermen, $995 all others

Location: Public Safety Training Academy, 877 Sawmill Creek Road, Sitka, AK 99835  Map

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

 

AMSEA is conducting a five and a half-day U. S. Coast Guard-accepted Marine Safety Instructor Training (MSIT) in Sitka, Alaska starting on September 24 and concluding on September 29. The MSIT provides practical, hands-on experience in marine survival equipment usage and procedures.

 

This workshop is an intensive, train-the-trainer program. It is recommended for anyone who wants to provide required Emergency Drill Conductor training for commercial fishermen, or others who need the skills to respond quickly and effectively to an emergency. It prepares participants to become U.S. Coast Guard-accepted Marine Safety Instructors and is taught by experienced mariners.

 

Instructor Jerry Dzugan will cover:

 

  • Methods of Marine Safety Instruction

  • Emergency Procedures

  • Risk Assessment

  • How to Conduct Effective Drills

  • Navigation Regulations

  • Cold-Water Survival Skills

  • Man-Overboard Recovery

  • Firefighting;

  • Life Rafts

  • Abandon-Ship Procedures

  • Helicopter-Rescue

  • Flares, MAYDAYs, and Other Emergency Signals

  • Personal Flotation Devices (PFDs)

  • Flooding Control

  • Conducting Safety Orientations

  • Cross-Cultural Communication

 

Students may elect to co-teach their first class in Sitka in a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor workshop on September 30.

 

Get the training you need to survive emergencies at sea!

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2924 Halibut Point Road ~ Sitka, AK 99835

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