Certificate of Proficiency in Elementary First Aid
STCW Reg VI/1 para 1 & Sec A-VI/1 para 2.1.3
Duration: 1 day
Fee: £165 (incl.VAT) per delegate
Please contact the office for individual dates during the STCW 5 Part Basic Safety week.
The aim of the course is to provide the knowledge necessary to give basic medical care onboard a ship. It will particularly focus on:
- providing an understanding of what to do when discovering a casualty, examining them and administering immediate first aid.
- how to give resuscitation and place someone in the recovery position.
- how to deal with fractures, burns, bleeds, choking and other general medical conditions.
- moving a casualty.
This course forms part of the mandatory 'Basic Safety Training' course, however can be undertaken on its own.
The course will include videos, discussions and classroom based exercises.
Upon completion of the course you will be presented with the original certificate.
We can arrange flights from anywhere in the world, local accommodation and even airport transfers for course delegates.