Medical First Aid Provider (MFP) – San Diego, CA

Students successfully completing this course will meet the Medical Care Provider requirements to provide primary and secondary assessment of a sick or injured crewmembers as detailed in STCW Code, as amended Chapter VI, Section A-VI/4 and Table A-VI/4-1.

Topics Discussed:

  • Legal Issues
  • Communication & Documentation
  • Anatomy
  • Patient Assessment
  • Respiratory Emergencies
  • Cardiovascular Emergencies
  • CPR
  • AED – Defibrillation
  • Bleeding & Shock
  • Burns
  • Environmental Emergencies
  • First Aid Kits
  • Sterile Techniques
  • Pharmacology
  • Toxicology
  • Muscular -Skeletal Injuries
  • Spinal Injuries/Lifting & Moving Injured or Ill Patients