Course


STCW Medical First Aid Aboard Ship

Study Level


Course Code


MFAS

Location


Lowestoft Campus

Duration


4 Days

FT / PT


This course is a requirement for seafarers wishing to progress at sea as a rating or become an Officer of the Watch (OOW).

Course content:

  • Construction and functions of the various parts of the human body
  • Medical stores carried on ships
  • General principles relating to pharmacology
  • The principles for dealing with accidents or other medical emergencies
  • The application of immediate first aid in the event of accident or illness

Assessment is continuous via multiple question papers during the course and an oral/practical examination.

Successful candidates will be awarded a certificate which meets the performance criteria laid down for Medical First Aid Aboard Ship in accordance with Regulation V1/4 of the annex of the STCW convention and section A -V1/4 (1-3) of the STCW Code and the Merchant Shipping (Training and Certification) Regulations 1997. These standards are approved by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA).

Course dates:

  • 01 – 04 July 2019
  • 04 – 07 November 2019

Course costs:

£385 + VAT (£462 inc VAT)

To book call +44(0)1502 525033, email maritime@eastcoast.ac.uk
or download a booking form and return to the email address above

Course Booking Form (Individual)

Course Booking Form (Company)

Assessment

Assessment is conducted throughout the course with a final assessed scenario.

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