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
June 2–3, 2017
Contact: Gabe Dunham
Gabe Dunham, Alaska Sea Grant Marine Advisory agent, will conduct a 10-hour AMSEA Drill Conductor course in Dillingham on June 2 and 3, 2017. Register for this event through AMSEA at: http://www.amsea.org/dc-registration-form
September 20–21, 2017, 9:00 am–5:00 pm
Contact: Davin Holen
Learn to design meetings that enhance problem solving and minimize conflict. This course provides the skills and tools to design and implement collaborative approaches.
October 12–13, 2017
Contact: Chris Sannito
A workshop for anyone interested in smoking and processing fish, including home fish-smoking enthusiasts, small smokehouse operators, fishermen interested in direct marketing their fish, and commercial operators.
A training program for future leaders in the seafood industry
November 13–17, 2017
Contact: Quentin Fong
The program will begin in November 2017 and include a number of training components through spring 2018. The institute is designed for mid-level managers, production foremen, plant supervisors, QA leads, and others who want to advance their careers in seafood processing. Small processors may also wish to attend.
December 6–8, 2017
Contact: Sunny Rice
This three-day symposium provides new fishermen the training, information and connections they need to take the helm of Alaska's commercial fishing industry.
Workshops ongoing or available to be offered
Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point Workshops
Ongoing workshop series
Quality handling for seafood processors