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STCW Elementary First Aid

Friday, 4th September 2020, Booking Info.
8 Hrs
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This course is held weekly, usually on Monday and costs £135 inc VAT.

Course Outline

This course usually takes place on the Monday of our STCW 95 Basic Safety Training Week and is designed to provide you with a basic knowledge of the immediate action to be taken upon encountering an accident or other medical emergency aboard ship.

Content & Objectives

The course will cover

  • Taking immediate action upon encountering an accident or other medical emergency
  • Knowledge, understanding and proficiency in basic first aid
  • Assessing the needs of the casualty and threats to your own safety
  • Appreciation of body structure and functions
  • Understanding the immediate measures to be taken in case of an emergency
  • Positioning a casualty
  • Applying resuscitation techniques – including the use of AED
  • Controlling bleeding
  • Basic shock management
  • Applying appropriate measures in event of burns and scalds
  • The rescue and transport of a casualty
  • Improvising bandages and using your emergency kit
  • Understanding common medical emergencies and their management

Learning Mode

This course is taught at the Red Ensign training facility in Cowes.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal requirements for this course however you should be over 18 years of age.


The cost of this course is £135.00 inc VAT.

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Requirements Checklist
  • 18+ Years of Age

    You must be at-least 18 to attend this course

  • Your Identification Card

    You must bring an official form of identification, such as your Passport, Discharge Book , Driving Licence or National ID.