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QUALMI-307: Medical Care Person In Charge (PIC) STCW Code 2011 Edition Approved!
Course Length: 40 HOURS (5 DAYS)
This course provides training to mariners seeking to complete the requirements to provide medical first aid on board ships. Any student who successfully completes the training and presenting a certificate of training to the U.S. Coast Guard will satisfy the Medical Care Person in Charge training requirements of 46 CFR 12.15-3; AND the competency requirements of Section A-VI/4 and Table A-VI/4-2 of the STCW Code as amended, for the person-in-charge of medical care aboard ship: provided that they have also completed a Coast Guard approved Medical Care Provider course within 12 months prior to completion of the Medical Care Person In Charge course.
Entry Standard: Evidence of completion of a U.S. Coast Guard approved Medical Care Provider course within the previous 12 months.
The course covers the following topics:
Legal Issues; Care of Casualty; Aspects of Nursing; Intravenous (IV) Infusion, Injections & Therapy; Suturing; Catheters & Nasogastric (NG) Tube Insertion; Diseases; Alcohol & Drug Abuse; Dental Care; Record Keeping and Applicable Regulations; External Assistance; Environmental Health; Surgical Instruments and Medical Supplies.
Examination: One written examination and a number of practical assessments are administered throughout the course. Management Level Emergency Medical Care written examination – 50 questions, 70% minimum passing score.
Medical care PIC STCW Management Level Assessments Pass/Fail