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STCW Medical Care Onboard Ship

£708 GBP (incl. VAT)

Course Type:
Medical Care
Training School:
Maersk Training Aberdeen Ltd
Portlethen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
5 days

The Medical Care Onboard Ship course is designed to provide delegates with the required knowledge that will allow them to take control of medical care onboard a ship in accordance with Regulation V1/4 of the annex to the STCW Convention and Section A-V1/4 (4-6) OF THE STCW code, and the Merchant Shipping (Training and Certification) regulations 1997.


The syllabus consists of a combination of 8 practical and theory based modules.

  • Module 1 - Patient Management (General and Specific)
  • Module 2 - Medication, equipment and information
  • Module 3 - Communications
  • Module 4 - Communicable diseases
  • Module 5 - Wounds, injuries and the abdomen
  • Module 6 - ENT, Dental and Ophthalmic
  • Module 7 - The cardio Vascular and Respiratory systems
  • Module 8 - Making a diagnosis


Delegates are continually assessed during the course and a final assessment will be carried out by external examiners. Delegates who satisfy the criteria and have demonstrated capability during the course, will be issued with a certificate which complies with the STCW95 code.

Entry Requirements

Delegates must be at least 21 years of age and must hold a Medical First Aid on Board Ship certificate, issued within the last five years.

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Maersk Training Aberdeen Ltd

Badentoy Crescent
AB12 4YD
United Kingdom

Tel: (+44) 01224608266
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