This 8-hour First Aid/CPR course is designed to serve as basic training for seafarers employed or engaged in any capacity aboard a vessel. The course covers basic first aid, CPR, and emergency care for common medical emergencies. This one day First Aid and CPR course is instructed in compliance with STCW ’95 Code A – VI/1-2 and consists of approximately seven hours of theory and practical covering basic First Aid and CPR in maritime situations.
Through classroom lecture and use of an anatomical mannequin suitable for performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), the student will demonstrate:
Basic life support (CPR) for an adult victim
Initial treatment for severe bleeding
Initial treatment for severe burns
Basic patient transport
This course is followed by a written exam.
Course Duration: 8hrs
Schedule: 8:30 - 5pm
Location: 344 Aquidneck Avenue / Middletown, RI 02842
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