Medical First Aid (MFA)

Medical First Aid (MFA)


STCW Medical First Aid (MFA)

Cost: 300€

This course is in accordance with regulation VI/4 (1-3) of the STCW Code and gives knowledge on how to perform first aid actions in the event of accidents and illnesses onboard ships covering:

  • Undertaking actions in  first aid in particular  carrying out CPR cardio-pulmonary resuscitation of adults
  • Identifying and fixing bone fractures
  • Stopping bleeding from venous and arterial haemorrhage
  • Diagnosis and medicating frostbite
  • Preparing injured for transport (injured with suspected spinal injuries included)

Available dates

Pre-Course Requirements
Delegates must have valid STCW Basic Training in Elementary First Aid.

Test examination and practical assessments.

2 days, starting hour: 0800