Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor Class - Ketchikan, Alaska - May 13-14, 2024

  • May 13 - 14, 2024
  • Ketchikan Fire Station

    70 Bawden Street
    Ketchikan, Alaska 99901
Ticket Price $0.00-$225.00 This event is now over

AMSEA is conducting a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor class in Ketchikan, Alaska. Participants qualify for a reimbursement of up to $95 off the purchase price of their next PFD. This course is offered for a reduced cost to commercial fishing fleet thanks to support from  Alaska 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
  • Water Practicum

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

*AMSEA will offer a full refund for cancellations 48 hours or more before your class. Given less than 48 hours we will charge you for your ticket unless you find someone to take your place.

Date & Time

May 13, 2024 8:00 AM - May 14, 2024 12:00 PM

Venue Details

Ketchikan Fire Station

70 Bawden Street
Ketchikan, Alaska 99901 Ketchikan Fire Station