Marine First Aid
Understanding and knowing how to perform first aid and CPR/AED skills is an important aspect of being a mariner. These life-saving skills are taught to help identify, avert and respond to medical emergency situations with proper first aid and CPR.
Time & Location
Feb 12, 2023, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
St. Catharines, 74 Lighthouse Rd, St. Catharines, ON L2N 7P5, Canada
Toronto First Aid offers the Canadian Red Cross Marine Basic First Aid course, which meets all the standards and requirements of Transport Canada outlined in Transport publication (TP) 13008 E. This is a comprehensive 16 hours, two day training course which allows the participant to earn a rating certificate or endorsement, Master or Chief Mate limited certification, provide first aid on board a vessel engaged on a near-costal voyage, class 2, or sheltered waters.
Online Blended Training:
16 hours teaching time
- Online: 7-8 hours
- In-Class: 8 hours 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
- Angina and Heart Attack
- Compression-Only CPR
- Life-threatening External Bleeding
- Life-threatening Internal Bleeding
- Wound Care Head and Spine Injuries
- Bone, Muscle, and Joint Injuries
- Sudden Medical Emergencies
- Environmental Emergencies
- protective equipment (PPE) correctly, including donning and doffing a medical gown, mask, protective eyeswear and glovesRequirements:
- 100% attendance of the course
- 75% score on the multiple choice knowledge test
- Certification:Certificate will be issued, valid for 3 years