Marine — Basic

Course Description

Marine First Aid courses meet Transport Canada regulations for training standards for marine first aid and marine medical care.

Nationally recognized certificates are issued by Transport Canada and are valid for five years. Annual retraining in CPR is recommended.

St. John Ambulance offers two Marine First Aid courses: Basic and Advanced. 

This is a 2-day course.

Minimum Age: 16

Course Content
Course Content
  • All content on a Standard First Aid (CPR-C) course
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • First aid kits and equipment
  • Well-being of the first aider
  • Water emergencies
Course Availability
  • Alberta
  • British Columbia
  • Manitoba
  • New Brunswick
  • Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Northwest Territories
  • Nova Scotia
  • Ontario
  • Prince Edward Island
  • Quebec
  • Saskatchewan
  • Yukon
Delivery Method
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