Medical First Aid

M001 Medical first aid on board a ship

COURSE FRAMEWORK CODE M001  
COURSE TITLE Medical first aid on board a ship
COURSE APPROVED BY American  Bureau of  Shipping, Maritime  Administrations of :  Liberia, Republic of Marshall Islands, Panama,Ukraine  
LANGUAGE Russian, English
SCOPE The training in this course aims to provide seafarers with the knowledge and skill in first aid to be able to take immediate effective action in the case of accident or illness likely to occur on board ship
OBJECTIVES
  • using of the guide “The International Medical Guide to Ships ” (WHO), to select the best means of timely first aid on board;
  • teach students of rapid and consistent action to provide first aid on board to support life-saving and vital functions;
  • understanding  of the necessity  and importance of radio  medical advice, which is an integral part of measures to provide first aid to the patient or victim;
  • knowledge of medical equipment and instruments.
ENTRY STANDARDS The course designed for ship’s officers
CERTIFICATION Documentary evidence should be issued to those who have successfully completed  this course indicating that the holder has successful completed training for medical first aid on board a ship
STUDENT NUMBER

LIMITATION

The maximum number of course attendees is 16
STAFF REQUIREMENTS The  course  is conducted  by qualified instructors  that hold doctor’s licenses and have an adequate experience in this subject.  
FACILITIES & EQUIPMENT Medical simulator  
TEACHING AIDS Whiteboard  and DVD player,  overhead projector,  placards, audio and video aids, PowerPoints,
TEACHING METHOD Theory in a classroom, practical exercises at simulator
BASED UPON IMO MODEL COURSES 1.14, 3.12, 6.09
COURSE DURATION 31 hours   
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