Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor and Collision Avoidance Class - Buras, LA - March 22-23, 2024

  • March 22 - 23, 2024
  • LeMatidora Inn

    30482 Highway 11
    Buras, Louisiana 70041
Ticket Price $0.00-$225.00 This event is now over

AMSEA is conducting a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor class in Buras, LA. This course is free to commercial fishermen thanks to support from Louisiana Grant, NIOSH, the U.S. Coast Guard, and AMSEA members. The class will cover these topics:

EPIRBs, Signal Flares, and MAYDAY Calls

Man Overboard Recovery


Flooding & Damage Control

Dewatering Pumps

Immersion Suits and PFDs

Abandon Ship Procedures

Helicopter Rescue

Life Rafts

Sea Survival Skills

Emergency Procedures Drills

In-the-Water Skills Practice


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

Date & Time

Mar 22, 2024 8:00 AM - Mar 23, 2024 5:00 PM

Venue Details

LeMatidora Inn

30482 Highway 11
Buras, Louisiana 70041 LeMatidora Inn