Proficiency in Medical Care
- Course Type:
- Medical Care
- Training School:
- Warsash Maritime Academy
- Warsash, Southampton, United Kingdom
- 5 days
This five-day course is for seafarers designated to take charge of medical care on board ship and for those requiring certificates of competency. On completion students will have sufficient knowledge of medical stores and equipment on board to be able to achieve the learning outcomes which are:
- Outcome 1: The learner understands how to participate in the coordinated provision of medical care to a person on board.
- Outcome 2: The learner is able to assess and provide care to an ill person on board.
- Outcome 3: The learner is able to assess and provide care to an injured casualty on board.
Officers applying for chief mate / master CoC for the first time must hold a Proficiency in Medical Care certificate not older than five years.