Course Length: 24 hours
Recommended: Previously passed First Aid & CPR
Medical Care Provider is a 3-day USCG & STCW approved course designed to train and prepare students in recognizing the need to provide medical aid and emergency care. Topics include CPR, assessing patients, intervene in life threatening situations, exchange medical information, stabilizing a patience, and AEDs.
Students who successfully complete the Medical Care Provider will satisfy the following:
- STCW Code Table A-VI/4-1; and
- the competency requirements of 46 CFR 12.619(a)(2); and
- the Medical First-Aid Provider training requirements of 46 CFR 11.309(a)(4)(i); 46 CFR 11.317(a)(3)(i); 46 CFR 11.319(a)(4)(i); 46 CFR 11.329(a)(4)(i); 46 CFR 11.335(a)(3)(i); and 46 CFR 12.619(a)(1).