NPFVOA is a non-profit organization with a membership composed of approximately 250 vessels, support businesses and individuals totally dedicated to safety education and training for the commercial fishing industry and other mariners. NPFVOA regularly provides information to its members on subjects such as:

  • USCG requirements
  • OSHA compliance and standards
  • International Safety Standards
  • MARPOL/OPA-90 compliance
  • Current compliance issues
  • Drug regulations

Check Out the Benefits of Membership

Other benefits of membership include:

• Discounted tuition for the USCG-approved safety training classes offered by NPFVOA. • Database of crew training histories.
• Direct Mail/Broadcast emails on safety-related issues of special interest. • Quarterly newsletters.
• Informative seminars & workshop with leading experts on current issues. • Special discounts on safety training materials.
• Priority in our Spring and Fall Fundraising Golf Tournaments – a great way to network with a broad spectrum of industry members. • A safe forum to share opinions and ideas with members of the USCG, OSHA, and the USCG Commercial Fishing Industry Vessel Safety Advisory Committee.

Most of all, your membership helps the Vessel Safety Program continue to expand its hands-on training programs, educational materials and ongoing safety enhancement efforts.

join-npfvoaIf you prefer, you can download the PDF version (which can completed using your keyboard), print it, then mail or fax it to NPFVOA.

Links to NPFVOA Members

Among the benefits of NPFVOA membership is the ability to have their website linked to this site, and those links appear below. NPFVOA neither endorses these sites nor takes responsibility for the information provided on them, but lists them as a service to our members and as a source for information within the maritime community.