Medical First Aid on Board Ship Course

Medical First Aid On Board Ship Full Course

Medical First Aid on Board Ship Course

Every seafarer who is designated to apply immediate effective action in the event of an accident or illness on board a vessel must demonstrate competence to undertake the task, duties and responsibilities described in the subjects list in the column 1 of table A-VI/4- 1. The level of knowledge of the subjects shall be sufficient to enable the designated seafarer to take immediate effective action in the case of accidents or illness likely to occur on board ship.

Course Details

Every seafarer who is designated to apply immediate effective action in the event of an accident or illness on board a vessel must demonstrate competence to undertake the task, duties and responsibilities described in the subjects list in the column 1 of table A-VI/4- 1. The level of knowledge of the subjects shall be sufficient to enable the designated seafarer to take immediate effective action in the case of accidents or illness likely to occur on board ship.

Course content
• Revision of Marine Basic First Aid
• First Aid Kit
• Body structure and function
• Toxicological hazards aboard ship
• Examination of patient
• Spinal Injuries
• Burns scales and effects of heat and cold
• Fractures, dislocations and muscular injuries
• Medical care of rescued persons, including distress, hypothermia and cold exposure
• Radio medical advise
• Pharmacology
• Sterilization
• Cardiac arrest, drowning and asphyxia
• Psychological and psychiatric problems
• Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
• Automated External Defibrillation

Who should attend?
Every certificated officer and other ratings (including those in port limit vessels such as helmsman)

Pre course Requirements
Able to read, write and understand simple English

Course duration
20.50 Hours (Excluding Breaks & Assessment)
27.00 Hours (3 days including Breaks & Assessment)

Course fees
RM2100

Training Venue

Address: SFATC MedSkills Training Centre @ KL

Available Dates

To register for this course, please contact us at 0149071046 via call or WhatsApp, or email enquiry@firstaidtraining.com.my.