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Maritime School: STCW Basic First Aid

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Course Overview

Approved by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency, this open enrolment course is designed to meet the requirements laid down in STCW95 Regulation VI/1 and paragraphs 2.1.3. of Section A-VI/1 of the STCW Code.

Who is this course for?
Those who are training to work in the Marine Industry or those seeking employment to work in any capacity on board a sea going vessel.

Course requirements

  • Medically fit and healthy – a medical form will be required
  • Minimum age of 18

Course content

  • Table A-VI/1-3 (from STCW code 95)
  • Human physiology
  • Assessment of casualties
  • Priority of emergency
  • Dealing with unconscious casualties
  • Immersion trauma
  • Hyperthermia
  • Secondary drowning
  • Control of bleeding
  • Basic life support
  • CPR
  • Burns and scolds
  • Spinal injuries and immobilisation
  • Use of stretchers

Assessment & certification
Continuous practical assessment and verbal assessment during course. All delegates successfully completing the course will be awarded STCW95 Regulation VI/1-3 and Paragraphs 2.1.3. of Section A-VI/1 of the STCW Code and will also meet the additional criteria specified in the STCW convention, applicable to the issue of the certificate as approved by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

1 day

Price per delegate
£106.00 exc. VAT per delegate including lunch. Excludes accommodation.

All courses are booked subject to our standard terms and conditions for the provision of training, which include our policy on course cancellation.

Course Code

There are no dates currently set for this course. Please contact us for more information on 01392 444773