Marine First Aid

This course has been specifically designed for those working in the marine environment and is ideal for boat owners, watersports instructors, yacht skippers and crew. The course leads to an internationally recognised first aid qualification.
27 November
Sat 27 Nov 2021
1 day, 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Sydney, Australia
  • $350.00 incl.
4 February
Fri 04 Feb 2022
1 day, 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Sydney, Australia
  • $350.00 incl.
5 March
Sat 05 Mar 2022
1 day, 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Sydney, Australia
  • $350.00 incl.
29 April
Fri 29 Apr 2022
1 day, 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Sydney, Australia
  • $350.00 incl.
    11 June
    Sat 11 Jun 2022
    1 day, 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Sydney, Australia
    • $350.00 incl.

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Description

Marine First Aid

Course programme

The course has been designed specifically to focus on First Aid situations in a marine setting.

It is run at Flying Fish Sail Academy by our training partners at TCP. 

There are 4 parts to the programme

  1. Pre-study and assessments
  2. Theory training 
  3. Practical training
  4. Assessment for both knowledge and skills

The syllabus

  • First priorities
  • Assessment and immediate action
  • ABC / CPR
  • Defibrillation
  • Handling casualties
  • Bandaging
  • Allergies
  • Amputation
  • Anaphylactic shock
  • Control of bleeding
  • Awareness of CAT drugs
  • Contents of a first aid kit
  • Head injuries
  • Shock
  • Spinal injuries
  • Fractures
  • Heart attacks
  • Angina
  • Stroke
  • Burns
  • Choking
  • Asthma attacks, diabetic emergencies and epilepsy
  • Sea sickness
  • Hypothermia
  • Electric shock

Be prepared

By the end of the day you will be able to identify life-threatening conditions, perform CPR, recognise hypothermia and be prepared to help a casualty in an emergency.

What's included

First aid manual, training and certificate.

Qualifications

  • TCP Provide First Aid – HLTAID003

The qualification is work place approved in Australia and approved by the RYA for use in the UK and Europe

 

Before you start

No previous experience is required.

What next?

You must re-validate this certificate every three years.