PSA: Space still available in Kodiak fishing vessel refrigeration workshop
Space still available for fishermen interested in Kodiak workshop to maintain and troubleshoot their onboard refrigeration systems Registration deadline Nov. 22 The Alaska Sea Grant Marine Advisory Program and Integrated Marine Systems, Inc. will hold a one-day workshop in Kodiak on November 29 to teach fishermen how to maintain, operate and troubleshoot onboard fishing vessel refrigeration equipment. The refrigeration workshop will begin at 8:30 am at the UAF Fisheries Industrial Technology Center in Kodiak. Fishermen also will learn about refrigeration theory, system winterization, controller programming, and system sizing. Fishermen will use a marine refrigeration unit for hands-on training. The cost of the workshop is $200, and includes a refrigeration manual. The workshop is open to all fishermen and pre-registration is required by November 22. To register, please contact Julie Matweyou at the Alaska Sea Grant Marine Advisory Program in Kodiak, 907-486-1514 or toll-free at 888-788-6333. Or register online at www.marineadvisory.org/ END The Alaska Sea Grant College Program is a statewide marine research, education, communication, and extension service at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences. Alaska Sea Grant is funded by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, in partnership with the University of Alaska Fairbanks. The Alaska Sea Grant Marine Advisory Program is a statewide university extension and technical assistance program that helps Alaskans wisely use, conserve, and enjoy Alaska's marine and coastal resources.