MAP Workshops and Training Programs
The Marine Advisory Program conducts workshops and training on a variety of topics of interest to Alaska's coastal residents and marine resource users. Check the following list for topics of interest to you, or contact the Anchorage MAP office, (907) 274-9691, for more information. Also see our Alaska Fisheries Business Assistance website.
Our Events page has a complete list of all Alaska Sea Grant events.
Upcoming workshops and events
September 2, 2014–May 15, 2015
Contact: Amy Crews
A self-paced course designed to improve understanding of marine electrical systems and sharpen troubleshooting skills to resolve basic electrical issues. Eight learning modules cover common boat electrical terms, theory, wiring, power generation, safety, grounding and important troubleshooting techniques.
December 28–29, 2014
Contact: Julie Matweyou
This workshop meets US Coast Guard requirements for fishing vessels and is FREE for commercial fishermen thanks to U.S. Coast Guard. The cost is $175 for all others. All boaters are welcome.
January 19, 2015, 8:00 am–12:00 noon
Contact: Marilyn Sigman
The Communicating Ocean Science workshop offers practical information, speakers, and best practices in education, outreach and media.
March 9–13, 2015, 8:00 am–5:00 pm
Contact: Dan Mielke
This class is designed to introduce technicians to ammonia refrigeration system safety, theory, design, operation, and maintenance.
Workshops ongoing or available to be offered
Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point Workshops
Ongoing workshop series
Quality handling for seafood processors