Main Topic: Search and Rescue, GMDSS (Global Maritime Distress and Safety System), DSC (Digital Selective Calling)
Speaker Location Specific Topics
Lt. Jason Ryan Peyton, CO

USCG Search and Rescue. GMDSS (Global Maritime Distress and Safety System), Digital Selective Calling (DSC). Homeland Security, US Northern Command- homeland defense, law enforcement, sea stories, Maritime Counter drug Operations.

U.S. Coast Guard SAR Mission Coordinator. Slides and handouts.

Capt. Gene Sipe Estero, FL

Coastal navigation, marine weather, understanding search & rescue/overdue or distress, USCG licensing and Marine Offices.

Society of Accredited Marine Surveyors, President 2001-2002.

Roanoke, VA Latest safety equipment, safe boating operation, safety checks, GPS, LORAN, piloting, commercial fishing, search & rescue. USCG Aux. Member.