Mar 19, 2019

Accident InvestigationABYC has partnered with the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) to offer subject matter previously only available to maritime law enforcement officers. Limited seats are still available for the sessions on March 25-29, 2019 in Annapolis, MD, but if you are interested in the topic, contact ABYC anyway because additional courses and dates may be announced.
 
These sessions enable you to develop and perfect skills in order to conduct a thorough and comprehensive boating accident investigation. Students will earn 40 CEUs from ABYC, a certificate from NASBLA, and be entered into the National Database of Accident Investigators.

 

 

The classroom portion of the course will cover: 
• Investigative Procedures Overview
• Collisions: Introduction & Dynamics
• Collisions: Damage & Evidence
• Collisions: Navigation Lights
• Collisions: Injury Documentation 
• Collisions: Analysis Diagramming
• Collisions: Case Study Reviews 
• Conducting interviews
• Human Factors in Boating Accidents
• Vessel Stability Concepts & Issues
• Electricity & Electrical Systems Basics
• Fires & Explosions
• Electric Shock Drowning (ESD)
• Carbon Monoxide Accidents
 
REGISTER TODAY! 9 SPOTS LEFT FOR MARCH 25 - 29- REGISTER ASAP
Questions? Give ABYC a call at 410-990-4460 x100 or www.abycinc.org

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“I would like to congratulate and thank everyone who made this achievement possible,” said President Nick Stickler. “Boston Whaler is committed to the well-being of our employees — safety is more than just a priority, it’s a part of our culture. It’s a commitment to each other that we renew every single day.” 

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“KingFisher is proud to be honoured once again with the Best Managed designation” said Sarah Gregory, Director of Administration and HR, “This award is a testament to the skill and passion demonstrated by our team every day at the KingFisher Center of Excellence.”

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