Dr Dave Austin will be leading a course at RAYC* on Saturday 22nd April 2017 that will cover all aspects of First Aid at sea, and include discussion on the YNZ first aid kit. The course is recognized by YNZ for Cat 1, and is accepted by YNZ affiliated clubs for coastal and offshore racing. World Sailing accreditation is currently being sort. The course is limited to 30 students.
The course will cover:
- Sea Sickness
- Minor wounds
- Major Trauma
- Major wounds and closure techniques
- Fractures and dislocations
- BurnsInfection – skin, systemic
- Intramuscular injections
*The course will take place at the following location:
99 Felton Matthew Ave
St Johns 1072
Only one booking at a time. Contact details for all attendants must to be collected so that certificates and correspondence regarding the course can be sent.