STCW Courses

Elementary First Aid and Proficiency in Medical First Aid (Combined) [First Aid At Sea] (Evening)


Upcoming Class:

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Mode of Study: Part time(night)
Duration: 36 hours (12 evenings)
Time: 17:30-20:30(March, 2018) & 17:30-21:00(April, 2018)
What will you get?
Venue: Maritime Services Training Institute
Entrance Requirement:

Someone who is engaging in maritime-related work or with a need to acquire relevant skills and knowledge for work

Tuition Fee: HK$3,270 (for non-HK registered seafarer)
HK$970 (for HK registered seafarer)
Medium of Instruction: Cantonese
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Course Overview

The aim of this Marine Department approved course is to provide learners with both theoretical and practical training on first aid knowledge required at sea. This course meets the mandatory basic safety training requirement - elementary first aid as set out in table A-VI/1-3 and medical first aid and medical care in section A-VI/4 of the STCW Code. It is designed for seamen who are responsible for medical service and first aid on board, and it is also suitable for other maritime service practitioners.

There might be changes in the course details.

Important Note

The mandatory STCW familiarisation and basic safety training requirements include:

1. Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities

2. Personal Survival Techniques*

3. Fire Prevention, Fire Fighting and Advanced Fire Fighting (Combined)*

4. Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boats*#

5. Elementary First Aid and Proficiency in Medical First Aid (Combined)

6. Security Awareness Training for All Seafarers


* must produce a valid and recognised medical fitness certificate before attending the class

# must have a valid Personal Survival Techniques certificate