What is the Aim of the Proficiency in Medical Care course?
To give seafarers who are designated to provide medical care on board ship the essential education
and training to meet the Knowledge, Understanding and Proficiency (KUP) requirements set out in the following: Table A-VI/4-2
Function: Medical care
Competence: Provide medical care to the sick and injured while they remain on board
Participate in co-ordinated schemes for medical assistance to ships