Marine Advanced First Aid

Comprehensive first aid and CPR techniques and scenarios for those who need a higher level of training to work and respond to emergencies in a marine setting. Course meets the requirements of Transport Canada outlined in Transport Publication (TP) 13008. Designed for any person who wants to obtain a rating certificate, endorsement, or a Master or Officer certification, and for those providing first aid on board a vessel engaged on a near-coastal voyage, class 1, or on board a vessel on unlimited waters.

Duration: 31 hours. Flexible scheduling options.
Instructor: Red Cross Emergency Care Instructor or Instructor Trainer
Prerequisites: Transport Canada issued Candidate Document Number (CDN)
Completion: 100% attendance, skills demonstration, and 80% min. passing grade on written exam
Certification: 3-year certification in Marine Advanced First Aid, CPR Level HCP, and AED, and a Transport
Canada certification in Marine Advanced First Aid
Recertification: Not permitted under federal regulations
Course Content
The Red Cross
The emergency scene
Preventing disease transmission
Assessment
Respiratory emergencies
Airway and ventilation
Circulatory emergencies
Bleeding
Shock
Soft tissue injuries
Musculoskeletal injuries
Head and spine injuries
Chest, abdominal, and pelvic injuries
Sudden illnesses
Poisoning
Heat- and cold-related emergencies
Reaching and moving people
Multiple casualty incidents
Toxicological hazards aboard ship
Radio medical advice
Pharmacology
Sterilization
Includes any other content required by specific legislation

Take-Home Materials:
Emergency Care Certification card and optional wall certificate
Transport Canada Training Certificate

For cost and more information please contact us.

PO Box 188
Summerside PE
C1N 4Y8

902-436-2567