Marine Advanced Responder

The Marine Advanced Responder course is designed for those who want to take their Marine First Aid skills further. 

This non-accredited Marine Advanced Responder course will cover the following topics:

  • Wound care (cuts, lacerations, foreign bodies) Assessment, cleaning, closure techniques (glue, steri-strips, skin staples) Infection prevention, wound dressing.
  • Sprain, strains, fractures, injury assessment, strapping, oral analgesia.
  • Intramuscular injections and offshore medical kit drug preparation.
  • Advanced assessment and consultation 
  • patient history taking and communicating with an onshore doctor (telemedicine)
  • Tabletop exercise and hands-on scenarios of case studies and offshore medical events.
  • Extrication skills – moving mobile, semi, mobile, immobile patients around a vessel.

Course Delivery

This course can be delivered on a vessel, in the workplace or at a facility organised by the training provider.
Course Durations
  • Face-to-Face Face to Face instruction and skills practice time of 8 Hours.
Entry Requirements

While this course does not have a pre-requisite, it is advised to have completed a Marine First Aid or remote area first aid or Ship Captain’s Medical course  prior to undertaking this course. 

Assessment Requirements

There are no required written assessments.

Certificate Renewal Requirements

This certificate does not require renewal.

Learner Rights, Responsibilities & Support

Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please refer to the student handbook located on the RTO website ( for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.

What do I bring?

Lunch, notepad, pen

What next?

Seats are limited. To book this course click on the book now button or contact our friendly team:

Phone: 0424 628 456


Course duration: 1 day –  9AM – 05:00 PM

Gold Coast, Queensland

Course fee: $499.00 per person


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