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

Proud Providers of Americas Top Health & Safety Training Programs

Providing Lay Responder & Professional Level Certification in:
First Aid, CPR/AED- BLS – Fit Testing – Health and Safety Training



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The American Red Cross Instructor Trainer Course.
Next Course is October 15 & 16th, 2016.


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From The News Room

OUPV (SIX PACK) to MASTER 100 TONS Captains License Course

By | August 3rd, 2016|Categories: Maritime News|Tags: , , , , |

Our Partners "The Northwest Maritime Academy" are holding the 80 HOUR "OUPV" (SIX PACK) to [...]

The New AHA BLS Card Confusion

By | July 26th, 2016|Categories: American Heart Association BLS Classes, First Aid Training for Dental Offices|Tags: |

No Healthcare Provider statement on AHA BLS cards? Old AHA BLS for Healthcare Provider [...]

Quick-thinking ferry passengers, crew members save man’s life

By | July 18th, 2016|Categories: Maritime News|Tags: , |

Bravo Zulu to the Passengers and Washington State Ferry crew members who responded to the medical emergency [...]

Check Out The New Maritime AED Packages

Visit the new Zoll AEDPlus® & Heartsine 450P Maritime Packages and order safely online.

Zoll AED Plus Maritime Package

Marine and Maritime AED packages pelican case

HeartSine® 450P Maritime AED Package

Marine Maritime AED packages

  • 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

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.

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