Medical First Aid (MFA)
This model course aims to provide the training for candidates to provide medical first aid on board ship, in accordance with Section A- VI/4, Table-VI/4-1 and IMO Model course 1.14 “Medical First Aid”
This syllabus covers the requirements of the 2010 STCW Convention with Manila Amendments, Chapter VI, Section A-VI/4, Table A- VI/4-1. On meeting the minimum standard of competence in medical first aid, a trainee will be competent to apply immediate first aid in the event of accident or illness on board.
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