Basic Marine First Aid is now offered by Heads-Up Navigation. Instruction is provided by a fully certified Red Cross instructor. This is a Basic two-day course offering an overview of first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for the marine/fishing industry. This course meets the requirements of Transport Canada outlined in Transport Publication (TP) 13008. This course meets with requirements for full SVOP certification. Duration: 16hrs, 100% attendance, skills demonstration and 75% minimum on the written exam. (10 students maximum per class.) This 3 year certification in MBFA and CPR-C is equivalent to Standard First Aid & CPR-C and AED, also OFA-1 and is recognized for 5 years by Transport Canada. (A Red Cross First Aid and CPR Manual is supplied to each student at the commencement of classes.)
Courses for Basic Marine First Aid cost $150.00 plus GST. Call to register now.
Dates for 2018 : Classes for 2020: February 19-20, March 18-19, April 15-16, May 13-14, June 10-11, September 16-17, October 14-15, November 11-12, December 9-10.
Extra courses will be added as the demand requires. All courses are held at #5-2075 Henry Ave. West, Sidney, BC, V8L 1T2.
Advanced Marine First Aid is available also, call for more information.