ADVANCED MEDICAL TRAINING


  • Cost: Depends on group size, programme and duration, please enquire
  • Duration: Varies by group requirements and the level of existing medical knowledge
  • Assessment: Continuous assessment, written and practical examinations

Additional info: Some of the techniques we teach should not be used in the UK due to legal restrictions and should
only be utilised in remote and hostile environments. This is discussed in full during the course.

Advanced Medical Training

Our Advanced Medical Training course is designed for people who require the expertise to deal with numerous medical emergencies independently and efficiently. Some of those who would benefit from the skills taught on this course include:

  • International security personnel, including close protection officers
  • Individuals operating in hostile environments
  • Individuals operating in wilderness or remote locations (e.g. expedition teams, media teams, oil/gas
         exploration teams)

Upon completion of this course, delegates will be able to confidently, rapidly assess and stabilise casualties suffering from medical emergencies.

We also offer advanced courses for emergency service teams, such as rescue workers, disaster relief personnel and fire fighters. The syllabus and the length of these courses can be constructed according to your team's needs and created with your input.

Advanced Medical Training

Highly experienced Special Forces medics and senior paramedic trainers from the London Ambulance Service - world-leaders in their field – develop and deliver our medical training. Based on first-hand experiences rather than textbooks, our courses are constantly revised with up-to-the-minute knowledge. Although there is a substantial theoretical part to this course, as much of the training as possible is hands-on and based on real scenarios.

Subjects covered include:

  • Advanced airway management
  • AED
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Assessing local medical services
  • Blast injuries
  • Burns (heat/electrical/chemical)
  • Cannulation/IV
  • Casualty evacuation planning
  • Dehydration & heat/cold related illnesses
  • Drugs & dispensing
  • Emergency childbirth
  • Enteric disease
  • Eye/Ear injuries
  • Fluid therapy
  • Fractures (recognition & management)
  • Head /Spinal/Chest/Abdominal Injuries
  • Heart Attacks/Angina
  • HIV and the workforce
  • Infection control /camp hygiene
  • Interpersonal communication
  • Major bleeds - stab/gunshot
  • Mass casualty triage
  • Paediatric basic life support
  • Poisons/Snakebites/Stings
  • Post incident procedures
  • RTA management
  • Suturing and wound closure
  • Treatment for shock/stress
  • Tropical diseases
  • Scene safety management (safety & triage)

Please contact us if you have any questions or would like to speak to one of our course instructors.

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