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MCA (STCW) Proficiency in Medical Care On Board Ship

(SCQF level 6)

Health, Social Care & Early Education, Faculty of Education and Society

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Mode of Study

Part-time

Start Date

TBC

Day(s):

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Time:

9:00 - 17:00

Location

City Campus

Cost

£ 450

Overview

The MCA STCW proficiency in medical care on board ship course is a 5 day course and is designed for seafarers in charge of the medical care on-board a ship.  This course meets the requirements of MCA.  

On successful completion the candidate will received the MCA STCW Medical Care On Board Ship certificate.

This course will run subject to numbers.  All available as block bookings.

The course will run throughout the year with further dates to be confirmed.

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements

  • You must already hold a STCW medical first aid certificate.
  • You must be at least 16 years of age.

 

What you study

You'll study:

  • Communications.
  • Making a diagnosis.
  • Female reproductive system and childbirth.
  • Respiratory system.
  • Medications and injections.
  • Urinary Tract, ENT, Dental and Ophthalmic.
  • Communicable Diseases.
  • Wounds.
  • Trauma injuries.

Teaching

How the course is taught

After succesful completion of the course, you'll be able to recognsise and manage of range of medical and trauma emergencies on-board a ship.

You'll receive the MCA STCW Medical Care On Board Ship certificate.

  • Mode of Study:
    Part-time
  • Start Date:
    TBC
  • Day(s):
    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
    Time:
    9:00 - 17:00
  • Location:
    City Campus
  • Cost:
    £ 450