James W. Steffen, SAMS® AMS®
Sitka, Alaska
Phone: 907-738-6394

Norcoast Marine Surveyors – Credentials


Accredited Marine Surveyor®, 1993 (AMS® – Yachts & Small Craft, Fishing Vessels)
Society of Accredited Marine Surveyors®

Qualified Individual / Spill Team Management, Incident Management System (AIMS) for Oil and Hazardous Substance Response, State of Alaska.

Level III Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) training.

Certified in Uniform Standards Of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) by the Appraisal Institute.



Theft and Fraud Investigation Training, International Association of Marine Investigators (IAMI).

First Marine Small Power Watercraft Damage and Claims Seminar.

ABYC Accident Investigation Seminar.

ABYC Electrical Systems Seminar.

American Society of Appraisers curriculum for accreditation as Machinery and Equipment appraiser.

Mercury Marine Failure Analysis Course- Bridge Program.

Student of naval architecture, Yacht Design Institute, 1983-1985.

Student, Colleges of Electrical Engineering & Journalism, Marquette University, 1966-1970.

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James W. Steffen, SAMS® AMS®

EIN 38-3682798

Norcoast Marine Surveyors, Inc.
P. O. Box 936
Sitka, Alaska 99835

Voice: 907-747-5394
Mobile: 907-738-6394
Fax: 908-376-1183
Skype: norcoast1

Serving the marine community of Alaska from Ketchikan to Bristol Bay since 1981.