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Offshore Medic

 Offshore Medic

Aim: An intense one-day course for blue water sailors where patient care is prolonged as EMS is arranged and the use of appropriate Advanced Life Support equipment. The course is compliant to MNZ requirements for port clearance to overseas destinations.

You will learn the necessary skills to care for a patient over a prolonged period of time, administer medicines, wound care, medical procedures and how to accurately collect and record the patients’ “Baselines” which are conveyed to Marine Emergency Medical Services (MEMS). This training also covers advanced procedures applied under medical supervision.

Duration:  8 Hours.

Qualification: Offshore Medic Certificate.

Valid:  Five years from date of issue.

 Current Coastal Medic Certificate

Price: $185

An advanced course for offshore skippers and crew. Meets requirements of YNZ & World Sailing Offshore Special Regulations Appendix H. Recognised by RYA. (Minimum age: 15 years)

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Combined Coastal and Offshore Medic

No Prerequisite.

Duration: 2 days + 4hrs online study before course begins

Qualification: Coastal Medic Certificate and Offshore Medic Certificate.

Valid: Valid for five years from date of issue.

Combined Price: $395.00



Combined Coastal Medic (NZQA) Blended and Offshore Medic 

No Prerequisite.

Duration: 2 days + 4hrs online study before course begins

Qualification: Coastal Medic Certificate and Offshore Medic Certificate. The course is facilitated and assessed to achieve NZQA Comprehensive Workplace First Aid unit standards 6402,6401 and 6400

Valid: Valid for five years from date of issue.

Combined Price: $424.00


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To use your National Coastguard NZ new member discount for $100 off a Day Skipper course, please in put your membership number in the Discount Code field below (e.g. 123456). This discount code may not be used in conjunction with any other offer, and can only be redeemed once. 

To use your National Coastguard NZ 15% membership discount on other selected Home Study courses, input "CGM" and your Coastguard membership number (e.g. CGM78091) into the  "Discount Code" field below. This discount code may not be used in conjunction with any other offer. The courses included in this discount offer are: Day Skipper (Not to be used in conjunction with $100 discount), Boatmaster, Maritime VHF Radio Operator Certificate, Inboard Engine Maintenance, Outboard Engine Maintenance and GPS Operator.

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