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Course Title: PROFICIENCY IN MEDICAL FIRST AID

Duration: 5 Days

COVERAGE / PROGRAM FOCUS:
  • System of human being
  • Causes of unconsciousness
  • Management
  • Basic life support
  • Choking
  • Bleeding
  • Fracture
  • Burn
  • BP measurement
  • Shock
  • N/G tube
  • Catheter
  • IV fluid
  • Instruments
  • Emergency & injury management
  • Fever, Pain
  • Blood grouping
  • Peptic Ulcer & complications
  • Intestinal obstruction
  • Appendicitis
  • Gall bladder diseases
  • Diarrhoea
METHOD:

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

ENTRY REQUIREMENT / TARGET GROUP:

The course is mandatory for all Deck officers prior issue of Class-3 Deck (CoC).

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.