Marine Basic First Aid

Certificate Awarded

Transport Canada Training Certificate



Course Description

This is a basic first aid training course for seafarers that meets IMO: STCW Regulation VI/ 4 and STCW Code Section A-V1/ 4, and requirements under TP 13008 Training Standards for Marine First Aid and Marine Medical Care. This course is designed for seafarers who would apply immediate basic first aid in the event of an accident or illness onboard a vessel.

Course Outline

1.0 General Principles

2.0 Body Structure and Functions

3.0 Positioning of Casualty

4.0 The Unconscious Casualty

5.0 Resuscitation

6.0 Control Bleeding

7.0 Management of Shock

8.0 Burns, Scalds, and Accidents caused by Electricity

9.0 Rescue and Transport of Casualty

10.0 Fractures, Dislocations, and Muscular Injuries

11.0 Medical Emergencies

12.0 Head and Spine Injuries

13.0 Wounds

14.0 Heat and Cold Related Emergencies

15.0 Poison

16.0 Bites and Stings

17.0 Other Topics

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Course Section List

Start DateEnd DateSessionsHoursLocationCostRegister
26 Feb 201827 Feb 2018217Iqaluit, Nunavut$425.00