First Aid and CPR (BT-AID-CPR)

Individual Course / Program
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Length 1 Days
Training Method Lecture, Role Play, and Practical Demonstration
Equipment Mannequins, AED's and other medical equipment
Pre-requisite None
Individual Course No
Part of Program No

Course Description

This 8-hour course (MITPMI-197) provides seafarers with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide immediate life-saving first aid until the arrival of first–aiders of greater training. This module is one of the four elements (first aid CPR, fire-fighting, personal survival, personal and social responsibility) necessary for STCW 2010 Basic Training (BT). BT is required for all mariners with safety or emergency duties sailing on vessels 200 GRT tons or greater on near coastal or ocean voyages.

This course satisfies the following STCW 2010 and CFR training requirements:

This course can be taught at company locations or combined with other courses.

Prerequisites- None.

Suggested Courses/Skills- See NVIC 08-14.


What you will learn

Through classroom lecture and use of an anatomical mannequin suitable for performing cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR), the student will demonstrate:


What you should bring