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£110
1 Day
Cowes, Isle of Wight
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Overview

The one day STCW Elementary First Aid course teaches you the basic principles of first aid at sea. Learn to identify life threatening conditions, perform CPR, recognise hypothermia and be better prepared to help a casualty in an onboard emergency.


Inclusions

  • First Aid Manual.

Dates & pricing

Starts Ends Location(s) Availability
28/10/2017 28/10/2017 Cowes Isle of Wight Available
Price £110
Full payment needed
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
25/11/2017 25/11/2017 Cowes Isle of Wight Available
Price £110
Full payment needed
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours

Pre-requisite experience and qualifications

No experience is needed.


Full itinerary

During the day, you will cover a range of topics educating you on different aspects of First Aid:

  • First priorities of First Aid.
  • Drills and training.
  • Calling for help.
  • Assessment & immediate action.
  • ABC.
  • CPR.
  • Handling casualties including helicopter rescue.
  • 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.

Related courses

You should combine this course with STCW Personal Survival Training, Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting, Proficiency in Security Awareness and Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities – or search again for STCW Basic Safety Training which covers all these subjects in a five day course. We recommend that you undertake further first aid training after no more than three years.