USCG Approvals

Please note that the USCG/NMC Site Approvals are still in progress for the Gig Harbor Site only. We are only holding courses in Gig Harbor that do not require NMC approvals. Our LaConner site and training partner site The Pacific Maritime Institute are fully approved and registration for PSCRB – PSCRB Ltd, AB and USCG approved course are available for registration. To be notified of developments in our approval status please register for the newsletter.

Northwest Maritime Academy

The NWMA holds classes in Gig Harbor, LaConner & Seattle Washington.

Welcome to Northwest Response
Providing Lay Responder & Professional Level Certification


  • American Heart Association
  • American Red Cross
  • American Health and Safety Institute
  • Health and Safety Institute
  • First Aid- CPR-AED Training

  • AHA BLS for Health Care Providers
  • Child/Pediatric First Aid CPR/AED
  • Respirator Fit Testing
  • EMR – Emergency Medical Responder

Northwest Maritime Academy Courses

About Northwest Response

Northwest Response is dedicated to educating and empowering lay responders through professional emergency medical responders with the knowledge and skills necessary to make informed, safe decisions when responding to a medical emergency whether at home, on the job, or in a public environment. Our OSHA, Labor & Industries and USCG approved certification courses are designed to enhance confidence levels, strengthen skills, and foster a safer, more informed First Aid Responder.

From The News Room

2709, 2015

First Aid, CPR / AED classes in Olympia Washington

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First Aid, CPR / AED classes in Olympia Washington
Northwest Response (NWR) will be offering First […]

2708, 2015

STCW Search and Rescue (SAR) Course

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The Northwest Maritime Academy and Seafarers Worldwide announces our first (SAR) – Search And Rescue […]

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