None – Candidates must be at least 16 years old.
This course is one of the modules of the STCW Basic Safety Training.
Students participating in this course will complete a programme of training that meets the requirements laid down in Regulation VI/1, paragraph 1 and Section A-VI/1, paragraph 2.1.3 of the STCW Convention and Code 1978, as amended.
Students will receive the knowledge and understanding of first aid techniques to enable them to act appropriately in the case of a medical emergency on board.
Training will be conducted through practical training sessions and presentations.
Please be advised that there is a minimum number of students required for the course to run.