Marine Basic First Aid (MBFA)

Comprehensive two-day course designed to meet the needs of those expected to provide first aid in a marine environment. Course uses a combination of lecture, discussion, and scenarios taken from the marine/fishing industry to teach the required knowledge and skills. Course meets the requirements of Transport Canada outlined in Transport Publication (TP) 13008 E.

Intended Audience

Comprehensive two-day course designed to meet the needs of those expected to provide first aid in a marine environment.

Course Overview

  • The Red Cross
  • Responding to Emergencies
  • The EMS system
  • Check, Call, Care
  • Airway emergencies
  • Breathing and Circulation emergencies
  • First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest – adult
  • Wound care
  • Head and spine injuries
  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries
  • Sudden Medical Emergencies
  • Environmental Emergencies
  • Poisons

Course Prerequisites

None

A student does not require a CDN in order to participate in a MBFA course

Course Duration

16 hours in-class

Completion:

  • Successfully demonstrate skills and critical steps
  • 75% mark for written knowledge evaluation
  • Attend and participate in 100% of the course

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September 17-18, 2019

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Prerequisites

None

A student does not require a CDN in order to participate in a MBFA course

Required Materials

  • First Aid & CPR (print and/or eBook)
  • Comprehensive Guide to First Aid & CPR (eBook)

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