AMSEA Marine Safety Instructor Training


Sep 30, 2014 to Oct 5, 2014
08:00 AM


The Alaska Marine Safety Education Association (AMSEA) is conducting a six-day Marine Safety Instructor Training at the Public Safety Training Academy in Sitka, Alaska, from September 30 to October 5, 2014. This is an intensive train-the-trainer course that prepares individuals to effectively teach cold-water survival procedures, use of marine safety equipment, and vessel safety drills.  Upon completion of the course, participants will be prepared to teach AMSEA’s U.S. Coast Guard approved Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor training, pending authorization from the Coast Guard.  Participants will co-teach a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor training in Sitka on October 6.


Topic covered during the course include:


•           Preparation for emergencies

•           Cold-water near drowning

•           Hypothermia

•           Cold-water survival

•           Survival equipment, procedures & onboard drills

•           Risk Assessment

•           Ergonomics

•           Methods of instructions


The cost for the course is $875 for AMSEA members and $995 for non-members.  For more information or to register call AMSEA at (907) 747-3287 or visit the AMSEA website at




View map Alaska Public Safety Academy
877 Sawmill Creek Road
Sitka, AK

Additional Information


Alaska Marine Safety Education Association


(907) 747-3287

Contact name

Mary Chambers

Contact email

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