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Mariners Museum Safety-At-Sea Seminar
Newport News, VA

Presented by The Mariners’ Museum and Landfall Navigation.

Safety at Sea Seminar

Saturday, February 21, 2015
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Doors Open at 7:30am)

Join us for a day-long Safety at Sea Seminar designed and conducted by sailors and experts in their fields! The seminar provides both novice and experienced mariners alike with the information and skills required to sail the Chesapeake Bay or offshore, handle heavy weather, conduct rescue procedures and much more..   

The Safety at Sea Seminar is open to all cruising and racing skippers, crews & their families, recreational boaters, as well as commercial fishermen. 

Seminar Topics include:
  • Emergency Communications
    with Capt. Pete Seidler USCG Ret.

  • Damage Control
    with Capt. Pete Seidler USCG Ret.

  • Crew Overboard & Emergencies
    with Capt. Pete Seidler USCG Ret.

  • The A I S System
    with Capt. Pete Seidler USCG Ret.

  • Medical Care & Prevention
    with Capt. Pete Seidler USCG Ret.

  • Bay Weather
    with Capt. Pete Seidler USCG Ret.

  • Life Raft Demo & Inflation
    with Capt. Pete Seidler USCG Ret.

    The fee covers lectures, demonstrations, course materials, & boxed lunch.
    -- Mariners’ Museum Members receive $10 OFF registration --

    Please enter through the Bronze Door/Business Entrance.

    To register by telephone or for more information, please contact: (757) 591-7749

    Marine Dealers interested in having a presence at this event, please contact:
    Kelly Handly at (757) 591-7702 khandly@marinersmuseum.org
    Getting to the Mariners Museum:
    The Mariners’ Museum is located in Newport News, Virginia–central to the Hampton Roads area between Williamsburg and Virginia Beach–and is convenient to top quality lodging, dining and shopping facilities as well as other cultural attractions and waterfront activities. With a little planning, you can begin in Newport News and turn your visit into a multi-day adventure in several nearby cities.

    Mariners Museum Safety-At-Sea Seminar