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Drill Conductor Training – New Bedford

  • Type: Drill Conductor Training
  • Location: 706 Rodney French Blvd., New Bedford, Massachusetts, 02740
  • Date: October 16, 2017
  • Time: 08:00am - 04:00pm

This course meets the Drill Conductor certification requirements of 46 CFR 28.270, and is delivered at no cost to commercial fishermen by Coast Guard Certified Marine Safety instructors.  To qualify, you must have attended our Safety and Survival Training course within the past year.  Upon completion of the Drill Conductor course, you will be prepared and certified to conduct emergency drills: Man Overboard, Fire, Damage Control, and Abandon Ship.  (Commercial fishing vessels operating beyond the three nautical miles are required to conduct these drills on a monthly basis). The one-day training involves an Emergency Procedures classroom/morning section and On-board Drills (aboard a local vessel) afternoon section.

Signing up for the training program is recommended. To do so or for more information, contact Deb Kelsey at (508) 884-6661 or Monica DeSousa at (508) 991-3043.

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