Mariners Advanced First Aid, CPR & AED Training
INSTRUCTOR: Captain Thomas E. Bliss
The course is presented by Northwest Response & The Center For Wooden Boats.
Early Registration up to 30 days prior to start: $110
Normal Regisration: $140
CWB Member’s receive 15%!! Call CWB at 206-382-2628 to verify membership and get the code!
This Course is Approved by The United States Coast Guard for OUPV – Master Mariner.
Additional Approvals; Washington State L&I (Labor & Industry), and OSHA.
This course is not intended for those seeking STCW First Aid Certification.
About the Instructor:
Captain Thomas E Bliss is a Licensed USCG Master Mariner who logs approximately 2800 hours a year in various safety training courses from BT (formerly BST), Emergency Medical Responder, complex SAR (Search and Rescue) training courses and Fast Rescue Boat OTW operations.
As a cold water survival expert; Thomas has traveled to the far reaches of the planet including the Beaufort Sea, 270 miles north of the arctic circle to teach cold water survival to seismic ship-board exploration crews. Captain Bliss also works alongside Captain Jeffrey Sanders of The United States Maritime Academy for OUPV thru 100 Ton Masters Captains Licensing certification, often offered at the Center For Wooden Boats.
Thomas dedicates his time to educate professional mariners, and recreational boaters. Founder of Northwest Response, Medical Training Enterprise, and Northwest First Aid; event stand-by EMS providing care and medical coverage to thousands of event patrons from marathons to music festivals, and private corporate events.