AMSEA is conducting a one day Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor Training Course in Homer, Alaska on November 23, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM. This course meets the US Coast Guard requirements for fishing vessels and includes an in-water practicum.
Course instructor, Rob Hulse, will cover these topics:
· Cold water survival skills
· EPIRBs, flares, and maydays
· Man overboard recovery
· Fire fighting
· Immersion suits and PFDs
· Emergency drills
· Helicopter rescue
· Life rafts
· Abandon ship procedures
The cost is $95 for commercial fishermen (after an $80 scholarship from DCCED and NIOSH) and $175 for all others. All mariners are welcome!
The course will be conducted at the Homer Harbor, aboard the M/V Dreamcatcher, moored at the end of float E. The Homer Harbor is located at 4350 Homer Spit Road Homer, AK 99603. Register online at www.amsea.org or call (907) 747-3287.
$95 for commercial fishermen, $175 for others
Alaska Marine Safety Education Association
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