FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 28, 2019
CONTACT: Sarah Fisken, Washington Sea Grant
Two Coast Guard-Approved First Aid at Sea Workshops in Seattle
Learn to effectively treat hypothermia, near drowning and other incidents while on the water.
Monday, March 4 & Monday, March 18
Washington Sea Grant and the Port of Seattle Fishermen’s Terminal are cosponsoring two Coast Guard-Approved First Aid at Sea workshops at Fishermen’s Terminal.
Topics covered include:
- Patient assessment
- Hypothermia and cold water response
- Near drowning
- Shock and trauma
- Burns and fractures
- Choking and patient immobilization
- First Aid kits.
Monday, March 4, 2019 and Monday, March 18, 2019
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Nordby Conference Room
3919 18thAve W
Seattle, WA 98119
$100 ($50 for commercial fishermen)
Registration is required. To register or for more information, contact: Sarah Fisken, 206-543-1225, firstname.lastname@example.org
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. www.wsg.washington.edu