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Senior First Aid Certification

2012-2013 ISAF Offshore Special Regulation (OSR 6.05) – Medical Training.

US SAILING has submitted to ISAF the following MNA recognized courses that are accepted in the U.S. as meeting the first aid training requirements for Categories 1 and 2:

American Heart Association: Heartsaver FACTS – includes Heartsaver first aid course and AED (Automated External Defibrillator ) training. Certification for 2 years. www.americanheart.org

American Red Cross: First Aid, Standard First Aid (taught with Adult CPR at a workplace), and First Aid Basics (when taught alone as a community course). Certification for 3 years. www.redcross.org

American Safety and Health Institute: Basic First Aid. Certification for “up to” 3 years. www.ashinstitute.org

National Safety Council: First Aid or Standard First Aid (when taught with CPR). Certification for 3 years. www.nsc.org