Elementary First Aid (EFA)

Elementary First Aid (EFA) Course

This course aims to provide the training for candidates to provide elementary first aid on board ship, in accordance with section A –VI/1 of the STCW code

The course covers the requirements of the 1995 STCW Convention Chapter VI, Section VI/1–3 and META Manual Vol–II, appendix M–VI/IC. On meeting the minimum standard of competence in EFA, a trainee will be competent to take immediate action upon encountering an accident or medical emergency until the arrival of a person with medical first aid skills of the person in charge of medical care on board.

  • Duration 11 days

  • Reference Training circular No. 30 of 2004

  • Training towards ELEMENTARY FIRST AID

  • Approvals DGS

  • Teaching methods Blended learning

  • Course Commencement Every Month

  • PERSONS ASPIRING TO JOIN SEA CAREER
  • PASSPORT CDC OR SCHOOL LEAVING CERT OR PAN CARD OR RATION CARD (ANY ONE WOULD DO)

  • Passport or CDC (or) School Leaving Certificate (or) Pan Card (or) Ration Card
  • Photograph - 4
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