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Proficiency in Medical First Aid (STCW)

About this course

This four-day course is for seafarers designated to provide first aid on board ship and those needing certificates of competency. The level of knowledge gained will be sufficient to enable the seafarer to take immediate action in the case of injury or illness.

Upon successful completion of the course, candidates will receive a Proficiency in Medical First Aid certificate.

This course also includes Automated External Defibrillation| training and a separate certificate for this is issued to successful students.

What our students say

  • "Quality of instruction was superb. Lots of detail as well as progression feedback. Five star." October 2016
  • "Absolutely everything from start to the assessment was great." September 2016
  • "Experience and knowledge of teaching staff was supreme." September 2016

How to book

Please contact the admissions team if you require more information about this course:

Telephone: +44 (0)23 8201 5004 
Email: warsash.admissions@solent.ac.uk

Normal office hours are (UK time):
Monday - Thursday: 08.30 - 17.00
Friday 08.30 - 16.30

Online bookings will be confirmed with joining information within one working day of the booking being made. Confirmation of payment should be received in the normal way.

Please ensure you follow the booking process and do not enter payment details more than once, unless you are booking more than one course. If you experience any issues, please email warsash.admissions@solent.ac.uk.

Your joining instructions will tell you which campus your training will take place at - please read carefully and take note.

Course availability and booking

Availability
Date Places Fee Book
Monday 9 September 2019 Yes £535 Enquire
Monday 23 September 2019 Yes £535 Book
Monday 7 October 2019 Yes £535 Book
Monday 14 October 2019 Yes £535 Book
Monday 21 October 2019 Yes £535 Book
Monday 4 November 2019 Yes £535 Book
Monday 11 November 2019 Yes £535 Book
Monday 25 November 2019 No £535 Enquire
Monday 2 December 2019 Yes £535 Book
Monday 16 December 2019 Yes £535 Book
Monday 13 January 2020 Yes £535 Book
Monday 27 January 2020 Yes £535 Book
Monday 10 February 2020 Yes £535 Book
Monday 24 February 2020 Yes £535 Book
Monday 2 March 2020 Yes £535 Book
Monday 9 March 2020 Yes £535 Book
Monday 16 March 2020 Yes £535 Book
Monday 23 March 2020 Yes £535 Book
Tuesday 14 April 2020 Yes £535 Book
Monday 27 April 2020 Yes £535 Book
Monday 4 May 2020 No £535 Enquire
Monday 11 May 2020 Yes £535 Book
Tuesday 26 May 2020 No £535 Enquire
Monday 15 June 2020 Yes £535 Book
Monday 22 June 2020 Yes £535 Book
Monday 6 July 2020 Yes £535 Book
Monday 13 July 2020 Yes £535 Book
Monday 20 July 2020 Yes £535 Book
Monday 27 July 2020 No £535 Enquire

Course information

Next available date

Monday 9 September 2019

Duration

4 days

Price

£535

Approvals

MCA to STCW'95 –A-VI/4-1

Assessment

Final practical with oral questions.

Teaching methods

A mixture of theory and practical sessions - students are required to undertake some study outside of classroom hours.

Prerequisites

Be at least 16 years of age.

Proof of age and photo ID is required for inspection at course commencement.