STCW Elementary First Aid
This course forms part of the basic training required for all persons wishing to commence a career at sea.
The objective of the training is to give all persons intending to go to sea a basic knowledge of the immediate action to be taken upon encountering an accident or other medical emergency aboard ship.
If successful, candidates will be awarded a certificate which meets the criteria laid down for Elementary First Aid Aboard Ship in accordance with Section V1/1 of the STCW code.
The training forms part of the requirements for basic training for seafarers employed or engaged in any capacity on board ship. The Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) approve these standards.
- 27 October 2017
- 15 December 2017