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SCOPE

This course covers the mandatory minimum requirements for the issue of Certificate of Proficiency in Medical First Aid, specified in Regulation VI/4, Para 1 &3, Section A-VI/4, Para 1-3,Table A-VI/4-1 of the STCW 1978 as amended 2010.

The Ministry Course Approval Number is MTP/01/SS-306/2014.

LEARNING OBJECTIVE

On successful completion of this course, participants will acquire the necessary knowledge, understanding and proficiency in Medical First Aid so that they can apply immediate first aid in the event of accident or illness on board.

PURPOSE

The purpose of this course is to provide participants with necessary knowledge, skills and understanding to attend to a medical emergency on board.

COURSE DURATION

Total Duration = 05 days

ENTRY STANDARDS / LEARNER STATUS

The course is open to:

  • Seafarers who have attended an approved “Elementary First Aid” course.

COURSE INTAKE LIMITATIONS

  • Maximum 30 students

Classes @ FMA

9 - 13 January 2017

 Updating Course for Deck Officer -  Management Level

23 - 27 January 2017  Updating Course for Deck Officer -  Operational Level