Marine Basic First Aid

  • 145 +HST
  • 10 Spaces Left
  • April 6 & 7, 2019
  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Midland, 105 Fourth Street, L4R 3S9

Comprehensive two-day Marine Basic First Aid & CPR/AED course offers lifesaving first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation(CPR) skills and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) training using marine-based scenarios that meets the requirements of Transport Canada Publication (TP) 39008E. This course is designed for those in a commercial or recreational marine environment, for those needing to provide first aid on a vessel engaged in near-coastal voyages, as well as for those needing a rating certificate, endorsement, or a Master or Chief Mate limited certification. Hands-on training on Federal Marine regulations and first aid kit requirements. Course is equivalent to Standard First Aid for WSIB regulation considerations for workplaces in Ontario. Includes CPR/AED Level C.

COURSE CONTENT: Content includes chapters in The Red Cross, Preparing to respond, The EMS System, Check Call Care, Airway and Breathing Emergencies, Circulation Emergencies, First Aid for Respiratory and Cardiac Arrest, Life-threatening Wound Care, Head and Spinal Injuries, Bone, Muscle and Joint Injuries, Sudden Medical Emergencies such as diabetic shock, Environmental Emergencies, and Poisons.

CPR LEVEL: Includes CPR Level C (Infant, Child, Adult)

PREREQUISITES: None. Canadian Document Number (CDN) not required for participation in course.

CERTIFICATION: Certification is valid for 3 years for the Transport Canada issued certificate through the Canadian Red Cross. Marine Basic First Aid equivalent to Standard First Aid & CPR/AED certification and therefore meets WSIB regulations for all Ontario workplaces. Recertification is not permitted under federal regulations.


  • Successfully demonstrate skills and critical steps
  • Min. 75% mark for written knowledge evaluation
  • Attend and participate in 100% of the course

Comprehensive Guide to First Aid & CPR (eBook), Transport Canada issued certificate from Canadian Red Cross, digital Marine Basic First Aid & CPR/AED certificate

PRICING: $145 + HST per Participant *Group rates available for 6+, please request quotation.

Registrations can be made online by choosing one of the following course dates. If you prefer to call or email, please do so by reaching our Training Coordinator jennifer@firstforsafety.ca. Private training course held either at our training facility or on-location are done regularly so please inquire to learn more!

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