Medical First Aid
- Course Type:
- Medical First Aid
- Training School:
- Bluewater Crew Training USA
- Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America
- 4 days
A trainee successfully completing this course will be able to demonstrate competency in the knowledge and skills required for persons designated to provide medical first aid, meeting the standards of competency set out in STCW Code Table A-VI/4-1 and 46 CFR 10.205(h)(1)(ii).
Medical First Aid covers how to prepare for a medical emergency on board so you can do what is required to preserve life until proper medical attention can be given. Subjects include; body structure and function, toxicological hazards onboard, casualty examination, spinal injuries, burns, fractures, care of the rescued, radio medical advice, pharmacology, sterilisation of cardiac arrest, drowning and asphyxia.
Assessment: Continuous assessment throughout with a written exam on the final day
Prerequisites: Elementary First Aid
Evening Course Dates Available
For the following dates:
15 May 2017
28 August 2017
This course is scheduled from 17h00m until 23h00m each evening and may, in order to meet the required training time, include a Saturday from 09h00m to 17h00m to meet the requisite hours of training set forth by the issuing authority.
This course is available on the following days:
(please check the availability with the training school)
- 21st May 2019
- 27th August 2019
- 15th October 2019