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MCA STCW Proficiency in Elementary First Aid 

This course meets the requirements of Section A-VI/1 of the STCW Code of Training in Elementary First aid and units A11 and A16 of the marine national occupational standards.

This course is part of the requirements for basic training for seafarers employed or engaged in any capacity on board ship on the business of that ship as part of the ship's complement with designated safety or pollution prevention duties in the operation of the ship.


This training must be undertaken before new entrants are assigned to any such shipboard duties


Duration – One Day or Two Evenings min 6 hours Max 10 hours depending on group size and ability.

Ratio 12:1

No prior Knowledge needed

Please wear appropriate clothing for working on the floor for CPR and Recovery Position 


The certificate will state that the candidate has;
completed a program of training by the
Maritime and Coastguard Agency

This course is for group bookings and is run in our training venue in London for groups.

If you are looking for a Yachting First Aid Course we recommend our RYA First Aid Course 

Please email for details.

First Aid Group being taught first aid
First Aid training scenario with bodies on the floor
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