Smart Boating Series - Emergencies Afloat
- Format: DVD
- Release Date: 7/1/2011
"Emergencies at sea can and do occur when you least expect them. The difference between a manageable emergency and an unmanageable one is usually based on how prepared you are to face the problem. In this program, Captain Steve Larivee takes you on a step-by-step breakdown of some of the most common and uncommon boating emergencies and gives you the tools to competently handle them. Subjects covered include: Basic Emergency Management Procedure, Man Overboard Rescue, Taking on Water, Flooding, Swamping, Running Aground, Capsizing, Fire Fighting, Hypothermia, Carbon Monoxide Poisoning, Getting Rescued, Towing v's Salvage. Bonus Materials - the Bonus Material section can only be accessed via your computer. Please insert the disc into your drive and navigate to the folder named "Bonus Materials". Bonus Material includes: Beaufort Wind Scale, Nautical Chart Symbols & Abbreviations, Homeland Security Warning, Nautical Dictionary, Navigational Aids Chart, Pre-Departure Checklist, Printable Float Plan, PWIA Environmental Guide, PWIA Riding Rules, State Towing Laws, Survival Kit, Types of PFD, USCG Rules of the Road, Vessel Fuel Log, VHF Marine Radios Frequencies.