“Those that fail to plan, plan to fail.”
“Constantly working to stay ahead of regulation, so you don't have to.”
“Mariners teaching Mariners, it's what we do!”
Midcoast First Aid was started in 2007 to provide comprehensive basic first aid and CPR training as well as United States Coast Guard approved medical courses in the Mid-Coast Maine area. The primary focus was to fill a gap in basic shipboard first aid. As regulations in training and requirements have changes Midcoast First Aid strives to keep ahead of the changes and provide everyone from the professional mariner to the weekend boater the most up to date and comprehensive training possible.
In 2009, the company received its first major USCG approval in our Medical Care Provider Course, over the past few years we grow to offer more course not only in the medical field but to encompass may marine safety related topics. At this time the company has four USCG approvals and only hopes to grow in the coming months and years. Working with our training partners we hope to provide high quality maritime training for years to come!
Lindsey Pinkham- Lead Instructor/Owner: As a graduate of Maine Maritime Academy, Lindsey holds a Bachelor of Science in Marine Transportation. Lindsey has worked as an emergency medical technician since 2002 working for both emergency and transfer services in the State of Maine. Lindsey, when sailing as mate was designated the person-in-charge of medical care on bulk carriers, oil clean up vessels, and tugs across the globe. She has also had the opportunity to instruct at Maine Maritime Academy in a classroom setting and on the annual training cruise.
Licenses Held: National Registry EMT, Certified CPR/AED and First Aid Instructor, United States Coast Guard approved instructor, Unlimited Tonnage Mate.
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ADDRESS: 145 MAIN ST. THOMASTON, ME 04861
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