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Course Title: ELEMENTARY FIRST AID

Duration: 3 Days (15 hours)

COVERAGE / PROGRAM FOCUS:
  1. Introduction
  2. General Principles
  3. Required performance 1
  4. Body Structure and Functions 2
  5. Position Casualty, Control Bleeding and Resuscitation 1.5
  6. The Unconscious Casualty 1
  7. Resuscitation 2
  8. Bleeding 1.5
  9. Management of Shock 1
  10. Burns, Scalds, Electric Shock and Effect of Heat and Cold 1
  11. Examination of Patients and Own safety
  12. Burns, Scalds, Electric Shock and Effect of Heat and Cold
  13. Rescue and Transportation of Casualty
  14. Other Topics
  15. Bandaging, enclosed spaces, infectious diseases
  16. Personal health and hygiene
  17. Video film show, Assessment
METHOD:

Combination of classroom lecture-presentation and discussion reinforced with case studies.

ENTRY REQUIREMENT / TARGET GROUP:

The course is mandatory for all to join ship.

COURSE CERTIFICATE:

A certificate of course completion shall be issued to those who shall satisfactorily fulfill the course requirements. Certificate of Proficiency is issued by the Department of Shipping on completion of an oral test.