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Medical Care & Refresher

€990 EUR

Course Type:
Updated Proficiency in Medical Care
Training School:
The Seamanship Centre
Location:
Killybegs Harbour, County Donegal, Ireland
Duration:
5 days
Language:
English

This course of training is required if you wish to qualify for a Chief Mates/Masters certificate of competency at sea and / or are in charge of the medical care of personnel aboard their vessel.

If successful, candidates will be awarded a certificate which meets the performance criteria laid down for Medical Care Aboard Ship in accordance with Regulation V1/4 of the annex of the STCW convention and section A-V1/4 (4-2) of the STCW Code and the Merchant Navy (Training and Certification) Regulations 1997.

This course is very comprehensive and includes:

  • Nursing principles and clinical examination,
  • The respiratory system,
  • The urinary system,
  • Injuries and wounds,
  • The gastrointestinal system,
  • Eyes, ear, nose and throat and dental/oral conditions,
  • Diseases and spread of infection,
  • The female reproductive system,
  • Medical care of rescued persons,
  • External assistance and the evacuation of patients,

Progress will be assessed through continuous assessment via multiple choice questionnaires during the course and an oral/practical examination on completion.
Course duration is five days . The refresher is run over four days provided that the candidate can show STCW EFA certificated has been undertaken within 12 months.

Entry Requirements

You will need to show a valid Medical Care certificate.


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This course is available on the following days:
(please check the availability with the training school)

  • 2nd December 2019 (12 places)

The Seamanship Centre

The Seamanship Centre
Killybegs Harbour
County Donegal
F94 V8 WH
Ireland

Tel: (+353) 0868937225
Email: send message


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