Medical Emergency & First Aid

SCOPE This syllabus covers the requirements of the 1995 STCW Chapter VI<Section A-VI/4, Table A-VI/4. 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.
OBJECTIVE This model 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.
ENTRY STANDARDS For admission to the course seafarers should have completed IMO Model Course No. 1.13 Elementary First Aid or attained a similar standard in elementary first aid.
Code No. of Days Room Starting Day
MF 4 316 Monday