The Washington Sea Grant are co-sponsoring a Sea Safety and Survival Course for commercial fishermen and charter boat operators 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 17 at the Northwest Maritime Center, 431 Water St. in Port Townsend.
The workshop includes both lecture and hands-on activities using safety and survival equipment required for fishing vessels.
Participants will also learn about emergency procedures and be trained to develop appropriate emergency drills for their own vessels.
Cost is $80. Space is limited, so pre-registration is required. For details, call 206-543-1225.