Coast Guard, partners offer commercial fishing drill conductor courses on Oregon Coast

Coast Guard, partners offer commercial fishing drill conductor courses on Oregon Coast
ASTORIA, Ore. — The U.S. Coast Guard, in partnership with the Alaska Marine Safety Education Association, Oregon Crab Commission and Oregon Sea Grant will offer three two-day commercial fishing drill conductor courses on the Oregon Coast beginning in Winchester Bay, March 11. Each course will include activities and information relating to personal safety gear, safety regulations, on board drills,...

Coast Guard to mark 1,000th commercial fishing safety student in Charleston, Ore

Coast Guard to mark 1,000th commercial fishing safety student in Charleston, Ore
ASTORIA, Ore. — The U.S. Coast Guard, Oregon Crab Commission and Englund Marine will hold a brief ceremony in Charleston, Ore., Wednesday, in recognition of their commercial fishing drill conductor course’s 1,000th student. Upon the completion of the course, a certificate will be presented at 4 p.m. at the Charleston Marina in the recreation room. The in-water portion of the course will be held...

Coast Guard and partner agencies offer commercial fishing drill conductor course in Astoria

Coast Guard and partner agencies offer commercial fishing drill conductor course in Astoria
ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard, in partnership with the Alaska Marine Safety Education Association, Oregon Crab Commission, Oregon Sea Grant and Englund Marine, will offer a two-day commercial fishing, drill conductor, marine safety and survival training course at Englund Marine in Astoria, Tuesday and Wednesday, June 4-5, 2013, from 7:45 a.m. – 5 p.m. The course will include activities and information...

Guard against emergencies with AMSEA survival training

Particpants in a class pull Scott Wilwert toward the vessel Northern Star during a man overboard drill exercise in Douglas Harbor Saturday, Jan. 15, 2011. USCG Photo KODIAK, Alaska – Alaska Marine Safety Education Association’s boating safety courses will be available to mariners throughout the year in Alaska providing hands-on training with equipment used in survival situations. AMSEA’s...

Survival training for commercial fishermen offered in Kodiak

KODIAK, Alaska – The Coast Guard and the Alaska Marine Safety Education Association are scheduled to provide survival training to mariners Thursday and Friday at Coast Guard Base Kodiak.