Marine Advanced First Aid

Certificate Awarded

Transport Canada Training Certificate    



Course Description

This is an advanced first aid training course for seafarers that meets IMO: STCW Regulation VI/4 and STCW Code Section A-VI/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 advanced first aid in the event of an accident or illness onboard a vessel.

Course Outline

1.0 Immediate Action

2.0 First-Aid Kit

3.0 Body Structure and Function

4.0 Toxicological Hazards Aboard Ship

5.0 Examination of Patient

6.0 Head and Spinal Injuries

7.0 Burns, Scalds and Effects of Heat and Cold

8.0 Fractures, Dislocations and Muscular Injuries

9.0 Medical Care of Rescued Persons, Including Distress, Hypothermia and Cold Exposure

10.0 Radio Medical Advice

11.0 Pharmacology

12.0 Sterilization

13.0 Cardiac Arrest, Drowning and Asphyxia

14.0 Psychological and Psychiatric Problems

15.0 Chest, Abdominal, and Pelvic Injuries

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Course Section List

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