This unit is a 4 day short course and may be delivered multiple times in each study period. In order to complete 12.5% load it should be combined with enrolment or credit in the following units: JVD210 Advanced Fire Fighting 3.85% and JVD212 Proficiency in Survival Craft 4.80%
To provide the student with the skills and knowledge required to react appropriately in an emergency situation, where a casualty has been injured at sea, or is acutely ill, and to use those items of first aid equipment found in ship's medical outfit which are not included in the standard first aid kit.
|Unit name||Medical First Aid at Sea|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
External Lecturer: St John Ambulance
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Launceston||AMC MT Main Block 1||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Launceston||AMC MT Main Block 3||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Launceston||AMC MT Post Block 4||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|AMC MT Main Block 1||5/2/2018||15/6/2018||15/6/2018||17/6/2018|
|AMC MT Main Block 3||18/6/2018||16/11/2018||16/11/2018||18/11/2018|
|AMC MT Post Block 4||19/11/2018||28/12/2018||28/12/2018||30/12/2018|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2018: $353.00||2018: $812.81||031705|
Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
JVD211 and JNE118
Observation / Practical / Written assessment
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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