This unit is a 5.5 day short course and may be delivered multiple times in each study period.
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 Care for Shipmasters|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
|Discipline||Seafaring and Maritime Operations|
External Lecturers: St John Ambulance, Australian Antarctic Division Medical Staff, School of Health Science.
|Available as student elective?||No|
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Observation / Practical / Written Assessment
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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