“Stop That Leak” – Flooding Mitigation Damage Control

June 3, 2023:

3:30 PM - 4:50 PM EDT

“Stop That Leak” – Flooding Mitigation Damage Control

Flooding is ranked the third highest cause of maritime accidents and fatalities. Using the USCG Wet Trainer, learn how to keep water out of the boat and what to do in a flooding emergency. See how to make temporary repairs to mitigate flooding utill you reach safe harbor or rescue arrives.

A variety of techniques in plugging, patching, clamping to stemming the flow will be covered. Discussion will cover creative problem solving, teamwork, communication and prevention.

This is a Hands On segment. Active participants will get wet. Appropriate footwear and clothing recommended.



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