Courses & Units

Medical First Aid at Sea JVD226

Launceston

Note:

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%

Introduction

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.

Summary

Unit name Medical First Aid at Sea
Unit code JVD226
Credit points 3.85
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Seafaring
Teaching staff

External Lecturer: St John Ambulance

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

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

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
AMC MT Main Block 1 3/2/2020 12/6/2020 13/6/2020 14/6/2020
AMC MT Main Block 3 15/6/2020 13/11/2020 14/11/2020 15/11/2020
AMC MT Post Block 4 16/11/2020 23/12/2020 26/12/2020 27/12/2020

* 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 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
2 2019: $360.00 2019: $841.15 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.

Requisites

Prerequisites

JVD170

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

JVD211 and JNE118

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Lecture

Assessment

Observation / Practical / Written assessment

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Textbooks

RequiredNone
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