Proficiency in Medical first aid

1.1          Scope

The course aims to provide the training for candidates to provide medical first aid on board ship, in accordance with Section A-VI/4 of the STCW Code.


1.2          Learning Objective

This syllabus covers the requirements of STCW 1978 conventions amended chapter VI, Section A-VI/4, Table A-V/4-1.


1.3          purpose

On meeting the minimum standard of competence in medical first aid, a trainee will be competent to apply immediate first aid in the event of accident or illness on board.


1.4         COURSE Duration

                Total Duration = 30 hrs. 


1.5         Entry Standards / Learner staTUS

The course is open to:


  • Persons who have completed IMO Model Course No 1.13 Proficiency in elementary first Aid  Or
  • Attained a similar standard in elementary first aid.


  • PO Box 48, Providence Mahe, Seychelles
  • 4381100
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