Provides theoretical and practical training in the treatment of the sick and injured on board ship. AMSA approved, meeting the requirements of STCW Reg VI/4 and Code Section A-VI/4, Table A-VI/4-2.
Participants will learn to use a Medical Guide (radio medical advice) and equipment carried by merchant ships. Ambulance service and attendance at the Casualty Department of a hospital is arranged, candidates should plan on attending the practical sessions on the Saturday and Sunday immediately following course completion.
Please note the following prerequisite is for entry onto the course and evidence must be provided upon enrolment:
The following certificate will be issued to participants who successfully complete* the course:
*100% attendance, full participation and completion of all exercises is required.
Australian Maritime Safety Authority
Antigua and Barbuda Department of Marine Services and Merchant Shipping | Bahamas Maritime Authority | Bermuda Shipping and Maritime Authority | Maritime Authority of the Cayman Islands | Marine Department of Hong Kong | Liberian Registry | Republic of Marshall Islands Maritime Administrator | Panama Maritime Authority.