Marine Advanced First Aid

First Aid and CPR training Toronto Ontario

Comprehensive first aid and CPR techniques and scenarios for those who need a higher level of training to work and respond to emergencies in a marine setting. Course meets the requirements of Transport Canada outlined in Transport Publication (TP) 13008. Designed for any person who wants to obtain a Master’s or Officer’s certificate or endorsement, or those providing first aid on board a vessel engaged on coastal voyage, class 1, or unlimited voyage. Register now.

Duration: 31 hours. Flexible scheduling options

VO2 Emergency Care/Advanced Emergency Care Instructor or Instructor Trainer


Transport Canada issued Candidate Document Number (CDN)

Completion Requirements
100% attendance, skills demonstration, and 80% min. passing grade on written exam

3-year certification in Marine Advanced First Aid, CPR Level HCP, and AED, and a Transport Canada certification in Marine Advanced First Aid

Not permitted under federal regulations

Course Content
Level A

  • The emergency scene
  • Preventing disease transmission
  • Assessment
  • Respiratory emergencies
  • Airway and ventilation
  • Circulatory emergencies
  • Bleeding
  • Shock
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Musculoskeletal injuries
  • Head and spine injuries
Course Content

Level A

  • Chest, abdominal, and pelvic injuries
  • Sudden illnesses
  • Poisoning
  • Heat‐ and cold‐related emergencies
  • Reaching and moving people
  • Multiple casualty incident
  • Toxicological hazards aboard ship
  • Radio medical advice
  • Pharmacology
  • Sterilization

Take Home Matrerials
Red Cross Emergency Care text
Certification card and optional wall certificate
Transport Canada Training Certificate