Coast Guard approved First Aid at Sea course offered

  • Thu Oct 19th, 2017 2:00pm
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Washington Sea Grant, the Washington Dungeness Crab Fishermen’s Association, and the Quinault Indian Nation are cosponsoring a Coast Guard approved First Aid at Sea Course for commercial fishermen and charter boat operators.

Participants will learn CPR, patient assessment, hypothermia, cold water near drowning, shock, trauma, burns, fractures immobilization, first aid kits and more.

The course is Wednesday, Nov. 8, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Chateau Westport, 710 Hancock St. in Westport.

The is $100 ($50 for commercial fishermen).

Due to limited space, pre-registration is required. To register or for more information contact Sarah Fisken, WSG Marine Operations Specialist at 206-543-1225 or sfisken@uw.edu