Complement your sailing training with our STCW First Aid Course to learn basic first aid and lifesaving skills in Antigua, the Caribbean.
Caribbean Sailing Training: STCW First Aid Course in Antigua
The Elementary First Aid course module combines theory and practical training for basic first aid and lifesaving skills. The course aims to provide an introduction to the principles of first aid and details how to respond to common medical emergencies.
Caribbean Sailing Training: 1-day STCW First Aid Course in Antigua
Subjects covered in this module include:
Types of accidents and emergencies on board that may require first aid
Methods of raising the alarm
Immediate actions when accidents or medical emergencies occur
Minimising risk of further harm
Body structure and functions
Emergency first aid equipment and its use
Priorities of treatment (Triage)
Casualty positioning and transportation
Basic Life Support (CPR)
On successful completion of this course the student will receive an MCA approved STCW certificate in Elementary First Aid (STCW Regulation A-VI/1-3)