Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor class

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1308 Sawmill Creek Rd.
Sitka, AK 99835

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AMSEA is conducting a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor class in Sitka, AK on Wednesday, May 18, from 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM at NSRAA, 1308 Sawmill Creek Road.

The cost for the class is $125.00 (including sales tax) for commercial fishermen and $175.00 (including sales tax) for all others. This class meets the U.S. Coast Guard training requirements for Drill Conductors on commercial fishing vessels. Register online at or call (907) 747-3287.

This course is offered at reduced cost to commercial fishermen thanks to support from DCCED, NIOSH, the U.S. Coast Guard, and AMSEA members. The class will cover these topics:

  • Cold-Water Survival Skills
  • EPIRBs, Signal Flares, and MAYDAY Calls
  • Man Overboard Recovery
  • Firefighting
  • Flooding & Damage Control
  • Dewatering Pumps
  • Immersion Suits and PFDs
  • Abandon Ship Procedures
  • Helicopter Rescue
  • Life Rafts
  • Emergency Procedures Drills

This course meets the US Coast Guard training requirements for drill conductors on commercial fishing vessels, 46 CFR 28.270(c).

Go HERE: to read more and to register.