Date: February 26 - 27, 2019

Hours: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM on Feb. 26 and 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM on Feb. 27

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

Location: Burma Road Chapel, 37 S. Fifth St, Unalaska, AK. 99685

Registration: CANCELLED


AMSEA and the Unalaska Native Fishermen's Association are offering a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor workshop in Unalaska, Alaska. This workshop is free to commercial fishermen, thanks to support from the U.S. Coast Guard, NIOSH, Alaska DCCED, and AMSEA members. Instructor Ron Bowers 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


AMSEA Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor workshops meet the U.S. Coast Guard training requirements for drill conductors on commercial fishing vessels, 46 CFR 28.270(c)..


Get the training you need to survive emergencies at sea!

Unalaska, AK - F/V Drill Conductor Workshop

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