Unalaska Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor Workshop

Date/Time

Sep 4, 2014 to Sep 5, 2014
08:00 AM

Description

The Alaska Marine Safety Education Association (AMSEA) will offer a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor Workshop in Unalaska on Thursday, September 4, from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM and Friday, September 5, from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the Unalaska Public Safety Department, 29 Safety Way.  Instructors Zac Schasteen, Scott Wilwert, and Tim Mahoney will cover cold-water survival skills; EPIRBs, flares, and maydays; man-overboard recovery and firefighting; immersion suits and PFDs; emergency drills, helicopter rescue, life rafts, and abandon ship procedures.  This workshop includes an in-the-water practice session.

The workshop meets the training requirements for documented commercial fishing vessels operating beyond the federal boundary line.  It is offered to commercial fishermen at no cost, thanks to funding from the Alaska Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development (DCCED) and the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).  To register or get more information, contact AMSEA in Sitka at (907) 747-3287 or www.amsea.org.

Cost

Free to Commercial Fishermen

Location

View map Unalaska Public Safety Department
29 Safety Way
Unalaska, AK

Additional Information

Sponsor

Alaska Marine Safety Education Association

Phone

907-747-3287

Contact name

Mary Chambers

Contact email

mary@amsea.org

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