October 30, 2018

CONTACT:   Sarah Fisken, Washington Sea Grant


Coast Guard-Approved First Aid at Sea Workshop

 Effectively treat hypothermia, near drowning and other incidents while on the water.

Monday, December 10 in Seattle, Washington.

Washington Sea Grant and Port of Seattle Fishermen’s Terminal are cosponsoring a Coast Guard-Approved First Aid at Sea workshop at Fishermen’s Terminal.

Topics covered include:

  • CPR
  • Patient assessment
  • Hypothermia and cold water response
  • Near drowning
  • Shock and trauma
  • Burns and fractures
  • Choking and patient immobilization
  • First Aid kits.



Monday, December 10, 2018

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.



Nordby Conference Room

Nordby Building

Fishermen’s Terminal

Seattle, WA


Fee:                 $100 ($50 for commercial fishermen)


Registration is required.

To register or for more information, contact: Sarah Fisken, 206-543-1225,


Based at the University of Washington, Washington Sea Grant provides statewide marine research, outreach, and education services. The National Sea Grant College Program is part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce.