Advanced Coast Guard Training – 17-23JUL2016

Coast Guard Sector Northern New England is offering a one of a kind training opportunity for 15 Sea Cadets.  This sector conducts all 11 of the Coast Guard’s missions and they have set up a training that will cover all of these missions:

  • HAZWOPER (Hazardous Waste & Emergency Operation Response) training
  • Safety Training
  • Lifesaving equipment
  • Distress signaling and emergency communication
  • Marine Inspection & Small passenger vessel inspection
  • Incident management
  • Hazardous material response
  • Theory, strategies and practices for oil spill response
  • Maritime law enforcement
  • Basic seamanship and small boat operations
  • Aid to Navigation (ATON)
  • Vessel stability and damage control
  • USCGC SHACKLE (65’ multi-mission cutter capable of ice breaking)
  • Other underway opportunities as available (day trips/missions only)

This is a great opportunity to really understand what the Coast Guard is all about!

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For more information on this advanced training, please download the information sheet.

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