M-Safe Towing Vessel Safety Training

  • Length2 Days

Course Description

Subchapter M requires Towing Vessel Operators and Masters to ensure the crews on their vessels have the knowledge and skills to operate safely and respond effectively in an emergency. This course provides a foundation in the safety and emergency skillls now required by law.   This course is ideal for small companies, new hires and individuals looking to enter the towing industry.

What You Will Learn

Topics include:

Emergency Response (46CFR §140.420)

  • Abandon ship
  • Man overboard
  • Fire response
  • Flooding control
  • Spill Response

Occupational Health and Safety (46CFR §140.515)

  • Health and Safety Plan
  • Procedures for reporting unsafe conditions
  • Proper selection and use of PPE
  • Safe use of equipment including deck machinery, rigging, welding and cutting, hand tools, ladders and abrasive wheel machinery found onboard the vessel
  • Hazard communication
  • Confined space entry
  • Respiratory protection
  • Lockout/Tagout procedures

What You Should Bring

Swimsuit

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