154 Medical Person in Charge -MEDPIC - $ 999.00




Course Description

Medical Care at Sea/Person In Charge - Course #154

This 7 day course is recommended for all crew members but designed for officers and crew who will be serving as the Medical Person in Charge.  This course will satisfy the Medical Person in Charge training requirements of 46 CFR 11.305(a)(3)(ix); 11.307(a)(3)(ix); 11.311(a)(3)(vi); 11.313(a)(3)(vi); 11.315(a) (3)(ii); and 46 CFR 12.621(a)(1) and (2); and Table A-VI/4-2 of the STCW Code, as amended 2010 for an STCW endorsement as Person in Charge of Medical Care; and the competence of Table A-II/2 to organize and manage the provision of medical care on board hence, satisfying the STCW requirement for a medical certification at the Management Level.

 This course satisfies the training requirement for candidates applying for an MCA Master 500-3000 ton Yachts.

 If you have not taken the Medical First Aid Provider 3 day Course, you may take them both consecutively for a total of 10 days. This course includes lab time at the local Hospital Emergency Room.

 
Subjects Include:
Suturing & Wound Care, IV Therapy, Medication Administration & Injections, Pain Management, Infectious Diseases, Behavioral Emergencies, Eye, Ear, Nose & Throat, NG Tubes & Urinary Catheterization, Altered Mental States, Specific Diseases, OB/GYN & Infant Care, Complications of Drug & Alcohol Use, Poisoning & 
Overdoses, Rescue & Death At Sea, Legal Issues, Communication & Documentation, Anatomy, Patient Assessment, Respiratory Emergencies, Cardiovascular Emergencies, Defibrillation (AED), CPR, Bleeding & Shock, Burns, Environmental Emergencies, First Aid Kit, Sterile Techniques, Pharmacology, Toxicology, Muscular & Skeletal Injuries, Spinal Injuries, Lifting & Moving Injured or Ill Patients.

Training Prerequisites:
Medical First Aid within 6 months of starting the Medical Person in charge course.
 

Health Prerequisites:
During Flu Season (Oct through April), students will need to have proof of having had a flu shot to participate in hospital training 
No Communicable diseases during Hospital Portion of the Course
documented TB Negative Test within one year.
 
Required Materials

Please bring in your PASSPORT for Photo ID, Paper, Pencil, Pen and Highlighter. NOTE: Part of this course is completed in the hospital Emergency Department. This clinical rotation provides an opportunity to observe emergency care in the actual setting. The hospital has set forth certain requirements that must be adhered to for the wellbeing of students and patients. Many of these requirements may be completed prior to beginning class. ** Broward Health Medical Center requires a current, negative tuberculosis (PPD) test within the past 12 months. If you have reacted positively in the past or your test currently reacts, documentation of a negative chest x-ray must be submitted. This may be obtained locally. A flu shot is also required during the active flu season, October 1st - March 31st Dress Code: Dark blue or black pants or trousers. Denim and blue jeans are not acceptable. An MPT polo shirt will be provided. Comfortable, closed toed shoes must be worn. Medical Requirements: A current, negative tuberculosis (PPD) test within the past 12 months. If you have reacted positively in the past or your test currently reacts, documentation of a negative chest x-ray must be submitted. This may be obtained locally.




Upcoming Scheduled Classes

Class Number Start Date Finish Date
011831 11 Jan 2018 19 Jan 2018
011832 25 Jan 2018 02 Feb 2018
011833 08 Feb 2018 16 Feb 2018
011834 22 Feb 2018 02 Mar 2018
011835 08 Mar 2018 16 Mar 2018
011836 22 Mar 2018 30 Mar 2018
011837 05 Apr 2018 13 Apr 2018
011838 19 Apr 2018 27 Apr 2018
011839 03 May 2018 11 May 2018
011840 17 May 2018 25 May 2018
011841 07 Jun 2018 15 Jun 2018
011842 21 Jun 2018 29 Jun 2018
011843 12 Jul 2018 20 Jul 2018
011844 26 Jul 2018 03 Aug 2018
011845 09 Aug 2018 17 Aug 2018
011846 23 Aug 2018 31 Aug 2018
012073 13 Sep 2018 21 Sep 2018
012188 27 Sep 2018 05 Oct 2018
012189 11 Oct 2018 19 Oct 2018

Contact Information

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