by Matt Wood
Wellington Ocean Sports will be running a Coastal Medic course over the weekend of 16 and 17 November. This course offers participants the qualifications of Coastguard Boating Education Service Marine Medic (Coastal), NZQA units 6400, 6401, 6402 and Maritime New Zealand commercial first aid. It should be a prerequisite for anyone involved in ocean sports.
Wellington Ocean Sports Coastal Medic
As well as its marine applications, this course exceeds the Health and Safety requirements of 'two day workplace first aid', so has many commercial usages.
Topics covered include –
•Trauma Identification and Assessment
•Evacuation and Medical Assistance
•Casualty Resuscitation – including an introduction to Defibrillation
•Treating Internal & External Bleeding
•Managing Torso Injuries
•Managing Burns Emergencies
•Managing Soft Tissue Injuries
•Head, Neck, Spinal Injury Stabilisation
•Managing Environmental Injuries
•Managing Minor Wounds
•Managing Minor Ear and Eye Injuries
Further details and booking are available on our Website.
If you have any queries feel free to call me in the office on 939 6702 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org