Training

AMSEA Recreational Boating Safety Workshop in Sitka, AK December 8 - 10, 2017

Learn safe boat-handling skills & emergency procedures!

AMSEA is conducting a Recreational Boating & Cold Water Safety workshop in Sitka, Alaska, December 8, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PMDecember 9, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. and December 10, 10:30 AM to 3:00 PM. The class will be held at NSRAA, 1308 Sawmill Creek Road.  The cost for the workshop is $120. Register online or call (907) 747-3287.

Instructor Mike Morris will cover the following topics:

  • Weather
  • Tides
  • Navigation
  • VHF Radios and Mayday Calls
  • Emergency Signals
  • PFD's & Safety Equipment
  • Anchoring
  • Float Plans
  • Pre-departure checklist
  • Man Overboard
  • Hypothermia and Cold-Water Survival

 
This workshop is an excellent opportunity for new and experienced boaters to gain general knowledge and important insights into boating in Southeast Alaska.

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