Marine Basic First Aid

Course Section List

Start DateEnd DateHoursLocationCostRegister
12 Jan 202313 Jan 202317Offshore Safety & Survival Centre - Foxtrap Campus$425.00
01 Mar 202302 Mar 202317Offshore Safety & Survival Centre - Foxtrap Campus$425.00

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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Minimum class sizes are required to deliver courses, should these minimums not be achieved classes could be postponed or rescheduled.