Course Schedule


 

Coastguard Theory


 

RYA Practical


Marine Medic

Introductory through to advanced courses specific to the marine environment.

 

Coastal Medic (16 hours)

Aim: To detail the management of trauma up to 24 hours with little outside assistance and medical equipment.

Qualification: Coastal Medic Certificate (Recognised by Maritime New Zealand for commercial qualifications).

  • Airway, Breathing and Circulation
  • Injury identification
  • Stabilisation/Treatment 
  • Evacuation 
  • Documentation
 

Offshore Medic (16 hours)

Aim: To detail the management of medical/trauma emergencies onboard for up to five days without medical assistance.

Qualification: Offshore Medic Certificate.

Prerequisites: Coastal Medic Certificate (less than four months old).

1. Trauma Management

  • Advanced airway management
  • Oxygen administration 
  • Advanced chest injury management 
  • Fluid resuscitation

2. Medical Management 

  • Medical assessment
  • Symptomatic treatment 
  • Administration of medicines 
  • Advanced wound closure

 


Book a Coastal Medic course

To book, please call 0800 BOATIE (262 843) or click here to book now.

 

Book an Offshore Medic course

To book, please call 0800 BOATIE (262 843) or click here to book now.

 

For further information please email the Education Team at education@coastguard.org.nz.

 


Last Updated:12 April 2018