Advanced Marine First Aid - Whitby, ON
Red Cross Certified Advanced Marine First Aid
1751 Wentworth St.
Whitby, ON, L1N 8R6
Duration: 40 hours
This course runs from 8am to 6pm on weekends.
This 40 hour course offers 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.
This course meets the requirements of Transport Canada (Transport Publication 13008), and is designed for anyone who needs a rating certificate, endorsement, or a Master or Officer certification, as well as for anyone who provides first aid on board a vessel engaged on a near-coastal voyage, class 1, or on a vessel on unlimited waters.
100% attendance, skills demonstration, and 80% min. passing grade on written exam
3-year certification in Marine Advanced First Aid, BLS (Basic Life Support), and AED, and a Transport Canada certification in Marine Advanced First Aid
Not permitted under federal regulations
- The Red Cross
- The emergency scene
- Preventing disease transmission
- Respiratory emergencies
- Airway and ventilation
- Circulatory emergencies
- Soft tissue injuries
- Musculoskeletal injuries
- Head and spine injuries
- Chest, abdominal, and pelvic injuries
- Sudden illnesses
- Heat‐ and cold‐related emergencies
- Reaching and moving people
- Multiple casualty incidents
- Toxicological hazards aboard ship
- Radio medical advice