Marine Basic First Aid (MBFA)

This two-day course provides focused topics from the marine/fishing industry for those who are expected to provide first aid in a marine environment.  Meeting the requirements of Transport Canada outlined in Transport Publication (TP) 13008 E, participants will attain scenario-based training to prepare for unique situations that may occur while at sea.

 

Intended Audience

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

 

Course Overview

Marine First Aid Course Contents:
Marine Basic First Aid

  • 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

 

COVID-19 Protocols at First Aid Plus
 
Our 20-person classroom has been marked off and can safely accommodate 8-9 students while following the strictest of COVID-19 safety protocols.
We have increased cleaning, ensuring that all hard surfaces, countertops, door handles, and all touched surfaces are cleaned with a hospital-grade disinfectant multiple times a day. A cleaning schedule is placed in sight, located on the fridge.
We have installed HEPA air purifiers in both the office and the classroom.
We vacuum twice a day using a hospital-grade HEPA filter vacuum.
Staff are monitored every day and students are asked to fill out a COVID-19 questionnaire upon entry and must have their temperature taken.
Hand sanitizers are available at the door, in the lunch area, as well as in the classroom.
No equipment is shared for the duration of the class
All equipment and class materials are thoroughly sanitized after each use.
If you have any questions or concerns, you can contact us at info@firstaidplus.ca
Marine Basic First Aid (MBFA)

Upcoming Courses

May 11-12, 2021, 9:00 am

First Aid Plus HQ - 301 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON
$135.00 Per Person

June 15-16, 2021, 9:00 am

First Aid Plus HQ - 301 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON
$135.00 Per Person

July 26-27, 2021, 9:00 am

First Aid Plus HQ - 301 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON
$135.00 Per Person

August 18-19, 2021, 9:00 am

First Aid Plus HQ - 301 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON
$135.00 Per Person

September 13-14, 2021, 9:00 am

First Aid Plus HQ - 301 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON
$135.00 Per Person

October 25-26, 2021, 9:00 am

First Aid Plus HQ - 301 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON
$135.00 Per Person

November 20-21, 2021, 9:00 am

First Aid Plus HQ - 301 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON
$135.00 Per Person

December 15-16, 2021, 9:00 am

First Aid Plus HQ - 301 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON
$135.00 Per Person

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)