RV Crew Information
TGT Pump Training 2
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Welcome Aboard the R/V Thomas G Thompson!
As a new crewmember, it is your duty to familiarize yourself with the Safety and Security Briefing of University and Ship Policies. You will also be asked to sign the form to acknowledge your agreement with those policies, including those dealing with:
- Sexual Harassment
- Drugs and Alcohol aboard research vessels
- Personal and Environmental Safety
After familiarizing yourself with the policies, you will be assigned tasks related to security, vessel familiarization, ballast water management, drug and alcohol policy and employee assistance. Your supervisor will initial your form to acknowledge your proficiency. Form for New Crew Familiarization Agreement and Crew Information Sheet
Before reporting on board, please read "What you need to know before sailing on a UW vessel". This is for both crew and science personnel. If you are an experienced sailor, at least skim it, and pay particular attention to the required UNOLS RVSS, which is the University National Oceanographic Laboratories System, Research Vessl Saftey Standards. As mentioned in that posting, RVSS Chapter 1 is required reading at a bare minimum. These safety standards apply on board TGT, and you need to be familar with them.