Louisiana Fisheries Forward Summit – March 1, 2016

Planning for the 2016 Louisiana Fisheries Forward Summit is in full swing, and there is still time to partner with us again this year.  Summit attracts hundreds of commercial fishermen, seafood dealers, processors and others in the seafood industry, and this year’s event is sure to be better than ever at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner on March 1, 2016. Our format […]

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Free F/V Drill Conductor Workshop for Commercial Fishermen

The Alaska Marine Safety Education Association (AMSEA) will offer a 10-hour Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor workshop in Abbeville, LA on Sunday, January 24 from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM. The workshop will be conducted at the Omega Protein, 9730 Andrew Road. This workshop is an excellent opportunity for commercial fishermen and other mariners to gain hands-on training with marine safety […]

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F/V Drill Conductor Workshop in Chauvin, LA

Get the training you need to survive emergencies at sea! AMSEA instructor, Kim Chauvin, is conducting an AMSEA 10-Hour Drill Conductor Workshop in Chauvin, Louisiana on January 19, 2016 from 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM.  This course meets the US Coast Guard drill conductor requirements for fishing vessels. The workshop will cover these topics: Cold water survival skills EPIRBs, flares, and maydays […]

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F/V Drill Conductor Workshop in Kemah, TX

  F/V Drill Conductor Workshop in Kemah, TX Get the training you need to survive emergencies at sea! Tropics & Oceans of Biloxi, MS is conducting an AMSEA 10-Hour Drill Conductor Workshop in Kemah, Texas on December 16, 2015.  This course meets the US Coast Guard drill conductor requirements for fishing vessels. Instructors Bruce Dyleski and Mike Goforth will cover these […]

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CFVS – Marine Safety Information Bulletin

The link below is Clarification of Mandatory Safety Exams for Commercial Fishing Vessels from U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters. https://www.shrimpalliance.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/USCG-MSIB-12-15-CFVS-Exam-Requirement-Clarification-20OCT2015.pdf Regards, Mr. Al Waterford, USCG (ret.) Program Manager, Commercial Fishing Vessel Safety Fishing and Passenger Vessel Examiner United States Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg Preventions Department 155 Columbia Dr. Tampa, FL 33606 Tel #: (813) 228-2196, ext. #8136 Fax #: (813) […]

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Drill Conducting Course, Saturday November 7

AMSEA and  the drill conductor trainers from Jacksonville are putting on another Drill Conductor Training on Saturday, November 7, 8am to 8pm, in Mayport. Cost is $50.00 for Commercial Fishermen, $175.00 for others. You can register online at www.amsea.org or call AMSEA, 907-747-3287, which is in Alaska, so there is a 3 or 4 hr time difference, (don’t expect an  […]

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F/V Drill Conductor Workshop for Commercial Fishermen

For Immediate Release Date Issued: September 24, 2015 Kill date: October 20, 2015 F/V Drill Conductor Workshop for Commercial Fishermen The Alaska Marine Safety Education Association (AMSEA) will offer a 10-hour Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor workshop in Cocoa, Florida on Tuesday, October 20, 2015 from 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM. The workshop will be conducted at the Coast Guard Auxiliary […]

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AMSEA Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor Workshops

AMSEA is conducting two Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor Workshops in the month of October. One will be held October 3, 2015 in Atlantic Beach, FL, and the other will take place October 10, 2015 in Brunswick, GA.Please see the attached our flyers for these events: Atlantic Beach, FL Workshop: https://www.shrimpalliance.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/Atlantic-Beach-FL-DC-Oct-3.pdf Brunswick, GA Workshop: https://www.shrimpalliance.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/Brunswick-GA-DC-Oct-10.pdf

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FREE – AMSEA Commercial Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor Course

This is a notification for a Drill Conductors Safety Course to be held in Palm Harbor, FL.  This course will fulfill the U.S. Coast Guard requirement; 46 CFR 28.270 – Instruction, Drills, and Safety Orientation for documented vessels operating beyond the boundary line (12nm on the Gulf of Mexico). § 28.270Instruction, drills, and safety orientation. (a)Drills and instruction. The master […]

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REDUCED COST – AMSEA Commercial Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor Course

Good Day,   This is a notification for a Drill Conductors Safety Course to be held in Panama City, FL.  This course will fulfill the U.S. Coast Guard requirement; 46 CFR 28.270 – Instruction, Drills, and Safety Orientation for documented vessels operating beyond the boundary line (12nm on the Gulf of Mexico). § 28.270Instruction, drills, and safety orientation. (a)Drills and […]

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