This course covers the mandatory training requirements for the issue of a Certificate of Proficiency in Elementary First Aid as set out in Regulation VI/1 Section A-VI/1 Para. 188.8.131.52 and 2.2, Table A-VI/1-3 of the STCW 1978, as amended.
On successful completion of this course, the participants will acquire the necessary knowledge, understanding and proficiency to apply immediate First Aid when required in a medical emergency.
Participants for this course shall be:
Persons who have completed an approved training programme as a Cadet or Rating
Ratings who have approved shore experience, upon approval from the Shipping Office
Not less than 18 years at the time of commencement of the training programme
Service personnel who have a letter of approval from the Shipping Office
All participants should have a valid medical certificate issued in accordance with STCW Reg. 1/9, Section A-1/9.