Medical First Aid on Board Ship

Course also known as:Medical First Aid at Sea

Provides participants with the skills and knowledge required to react appropriately in an emergency situation where a casualty has been injured at sea or is acutely ill, and to use those items of first aid equipment found in the ship’s medical outfit which are not included in the standard first aid kit.

Course Entry Prerequisites

Please note the prerequisite is for entry onto the course and evidence must be provided at enrolment point of the following:

  • Elementary First Aid (issued by an AMSA approved training provider)


The following certificate will be issued by AMC to participants who successfully complete the course:

  • Medical First Aid on board Ship (AMSA approved), meeting the requirements of STCW Reg VI/4 and Code Section A-VI/4, Table A-VI/4-1

100% attendance, full participation and completion of all practical exercises is required in order to successfully complete the course and qualify for the issue of the course certificate.

  • Duration: 4 days
  • AMSA Approved Course
  • Course Options: (GST exempt)
    November, 11-14, 2019 | Launceston, TAS | $1,580
    2020 Course Dates Coming Soon | Launceston, TAS | $0 Join Waitlist
  • Course available on demand

    This course is available on demand, delivered at various locations. To express interest, please contact us.

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