Marine Basic First Aid

Comprehensive two-day course designed to meet the needs of those
expected to provide first aid in a marine environment. Course uses
a combination of lecture, discussion, and scenarios taken from the
marine/fishing industry to teach the required knowledge and skills.
Course meets the requirements of Transport Canada outlined in
Transport Publication (TP) 13008 E.


SKU MBFA Categories ,



• The Red Cross
• Responding to Emergencies
• The EMS system
• Check, Call, Care
• Airway emergencies
• Breathing and Circulation emergencies
• First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest – adult • Wound care
• Head and spine injuries
• Bone, muscle and joint injuries
• Sudden Medical Emergencies
• Environmental Emergencies
• Poisons


16 hours in-class




A student does not require a CDN in order to participate in a MBFA course, however the CDN  is required to obtain certification.

CDN can be attained at

#820 – 800 Burrard Street

Vancouver B.C. V6Z 2S8

General Phone:1-866-995-9737

Marine Safety & Security Service: 1-855-859-3123

Click here For applications docs files.


  • Successfully demonstrate skills and critical steps
  • Min. 75% mark for written knowledge evaluation
  • Attend and participate in 100% of the courseCERTIFICATION3-year certification in Marine Basic First Aid and CPR/ AED Level A

Additional information


To be announced.

Need help? Call our support team at (604) 385-3442


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