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First Aid/CPR

This one day course is designed to teach personnel the proper actions to take upon encountering an accident or other medical emergency.

Successful completion of this course will satisfy:

  • The training requirements of Section A-VI /1 and Table A-VI/1-3 of the STCW Code and 46 CFR 10.205(I)(3)
  • If presented within one year of the date of training, the First Aid & CPR training requirements of 46 CFR 10.205(h)(1)(ii) and 10.205(h)(2)(iii) for original issuance of a license.

Course Outline

  • Importance of body substance isolation procedures
  • Identifying scene hazards to ensure scene safety prior to treatment
  • Patient Assessment Procedures
  • Airway Management Procedures
  • Assessment of breathing and rescue breathing procedures
  • CPR
  • Control of bleeding
  • Treatment of Shock
  • Reassessment
  • Illness and injury assessment
  • Treatment of illness and injury
  • Movement of injured or ill patients

            0.8 CEUs