PK Best Marine Institute | Maritime Academy Coimbatore



This course intents at preparing seafarers to deliver medical first aid in accordance with Section A-VI/4 Paras 1 to 3 and Table A-VI/4-1 of the STCW Code. The objective of this course is to provide the student with the knowledge and skill in First Aid to be able to take instantaneous action in the occasion of accident or illness likely to occur on board.

  • Duration 10 days
  • Reference STCW Training circular No.09 of 2004 dated 22.03.2004
  • Training towards Medicare Certification
  • Approvals DGS
  • Teaching methods Blended learning
  • Course Commencement Every Month
  • Seafarer with MFA certificate & have minimum period of 12 months 12 months Sea service as 2nd/3rd officer

  • Passport
  • Photograph 2 No’s
  • CDC (Front page & Stamp pages)
  • MFA certificate
  • 12 months Sea Service record as 2nd/3rd officer.
  • 2 Dose of Vaccination certificate / Result of RTPCR test

MEDICARE Available Dates