Medical Care Refresher (40h)

Medical refresher course for captains and ship officers

The course complies with the requirements of:

  • §109 clause 1 sentence 4 of the Maritime Labour Act,
  • Article 5 of the directives 92/29/EEC
  • Appendix 4 and 5 to the Ordinance on Maritime Medicine Requirements on Merchant Vessels
    and is accredited by BG Verkehr.

The contents of STCW Code Section A-VI/4 are considered to their full extent in the Maritime Medicine Ordinance.

Contents of this course are: assessment of risk situations, rescue, emergency measures for accidents and diseases, medical advice by radio, stock transfer and transport, investigative techniques, special diseases, other treatment measures, ships pharmacy, medical guide, administrative forms as well as national and international maritime medical provisions.

The course is given by the lecturer for health care of the maritime department of the University of Emden/Leer and takes place in the vicinity of the College.

The continuations of the training takes place interactively in small groups, a practice-oriented education is guaranteed by the fully equipped ship pharmacy.

In 2019 the course was certified by the BG Verkehr und Transport.

Course fee: 580,00 € + 19 % VAT

Next course dates:




Required documents/ copy for application process

  • identification certificate*
  • certificate of competence*

*Original has to be verified by NAUTITEC, copy required for documentation purposes


Your Maritime Simulation & Training Center

Nautitec GmbH & Co. KG
Bergmannstraße 36
26789 Leer

Phone: +49 - 491 - 91 20 200
Fax: +49 - 491 - 91 20 20 29