ANGOON - The Alaska Marine Safety Education Association will offer a 10-hour fishing vessel safety and drill conductor course on April 12 at the Angoon Fire Hall. Hours of instruction are to be announced.
This course is U.S. Coast Guard-approved and meets the training requirements for commercial fishing vessels. The course is open to all mariners, whether or not they fish commercially.
Cost is $175, or $125 for AMSEA members. It is available free to licensed commercial fishermen, thanks to funding from National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health and the U.S. Coast Guard.
To register or for more information, contact Rick Petersen, at AMSEA, at 907-747-3287, or Charles Hartzell, in Angoon, at 907-788-3631 or 907-788-3632.