Flight Surgeon/Aeromedical Physician Assistant Training
This training is required for medical officers/physician
assistants who want to provide aviation medical care at Coast Guard air
stations. Training will be provided by the Army (six week course), or equivalent course, followed by a
week Coast Guard transition course at ATC Mobile.
Required for any medical officer in order to provide aviation
medicine care. Priority will be assigned to providers with pending
orders to a DIFOPs billet. Must be qualified on a Coast Guard Class 2 aviation
candidate physical exam (PE). The initial PE must be forwarded for
approval to PSC-psd-med.
Manager for additional information.
An email stating the applicant's desire to attend should be sent to the
Manager. The request must have the
applicants Emplid, unit address, supervisor’s name and signature. Also
required in your request is an estimate of travel, per diem costs,
registration costs and course dates.