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STCW Elementary First Aid (Basic First Aid & CPR)

$300 USD

Course Type:
Elementary First Aid
Training School:
Maritime Safety Academy
Port Canaveral, Clearwater, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach & Orlando, Florida, United States of America
1 day

This course meets the requirements of the Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW) as amended Section A-VI/1 including table A-VI/1-3 and 46 CFR 11.202(B)(1). Seafarers engaged in any capacity in board ship on the business of that ship as part of the ships complement with designated safety or pollution-prevention duties in the operation of the ship shall before being assigned any shipboard duties receive approved basic training or instruction in elementary first aid.

Trainees will learn:

  • Assessment of needs of casualty and own safety;
  • Appreciation of body structure and functions;
  • Types of Survival Craft.
  • Immediate action in case of emergency;
  • Control bleeding;
  • Shock management;
  • Actions to treat burns and scalds;
  • Rescue and transport a casualty;
  • Use bandages and materials in the emergency kit.

STCW Code Table A-VI/1-3

Competence - Trainees must meet required competencies as required by columns 3 & 4 of the table. This will be achieved by practical demonstrations and examination.

Course Pre-requisite

Trainees must be at least 18 years old and be in good health and physical condition.

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Maritime Safety Academy

Port Canaveral, Clearwater, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach & Orlando
United States of America

Tel: ++14077488302
Email: send message

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