Generic Instructor Course
The GIC aims to teach the principles of adult learning. The 3-day course comprises of a flexible 1-day on-line component (VLE) and a 2-day face-to-face course. The course includes key note sessions, demonstrations and practice sessions in all six modalities of teaching and assessment required for life support training; lecture and presentation skills, skills teaching and assessment, teaching simulations, facilitating small groups and simulation assessment.
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Major Incident Medical Management and Support: The Practical Approach in the Hospital - 2nd edition
HMIMMS exists to give hospital staff the knowledge to plan and train for major incidents. The HMIMMS 2-day course comprises of online pre-course modular education (six topics), lectures,
workshops and electronic table top exercises.
Candidates who have taken the course include Consultants, Emergency Planning Officers and Medical Officers.
Updates for HMIMMS - none currently
Major Incident Medical Management and Support
MIMMS exists to teach the nature and management of the major incident and how to deliver the medical support needed. We currently run two versions of the MIMMS course; the standard 3-day face-to-face course and a 2-day face-to-face course which includes a pre-course learning (VLE) element.
Candidates who have taken the course include Paramedics and Officer/Team Leader.
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Managing Medical and Obstetric Emergencies and Trauma
Candidates attending the internationally recognised mMOET course benefit from team-based teaching as mMOET is built on the multi-disciplinary nature of managing obstetric and medical emergencies and trauma. mMOET highlights the leadership skills required to manage these patients and the Human Factors necessary to respond appropriately.
The course is designed for senior clinicians from multi-disciplinary specialties (obstetricians, anaesthetists, specialist high risk/HDU midwives, physicians, accident and emergency doctors and trauma specialists) managing the care of pregnant women with medical emergencies and/or trauma. mMOET provides a high-level structured approach to managing these patients and includes 24 training scenarios providing exposure to and practice in a wide variety of obstetric medical and trauma emergencies.
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Neonatal, Adult and Paediatric Safe Transfer and Retrieval
As many clinicians are involved in the transfer of different patient groups, we have merged our existing STaR and PaNSTaR courses into an all-encompassing transfer course entitled NAPSTaR, thus providing a structured approach for neonatal, adult and paediatric transfers. The 2-day course includes lectures, skill stations and simulations.
Candidates who have taken the course are Paediatric Registrars, Transport Nurses, Anaesthetists.
Updates for NAPSTaR - none currently
Paediatric Life Support
PLS exists to teach the practical procedures necessary for the initial
effective management of childhood emergencies. The 1-day PLS course is
generally run on an in-hospital basis and ALSG has course centres
throughout the UK. The course comprises of lectures, skills stations, workshops and resuscitation simulations.
Candidates who have taken the course include Doctors, Nurses, RTOs and all professions allied to medicine (PAMS).
Updates for PLS - none currently
Pre-hospital Obstetric Emergency Training
POET aims to teach the practical procedures necessary to save the mother and fetus in life threatening circumstances before admission to hospital. The POET course comprises of a flexible on-line learning component (VLE) and a 2-day face-to-face course.
Candidates who have taken the course include Paramedics, Community Nurses and GPs.
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Pre-hospital Paediatric Life Support
Pre-hospital Paediatric Life Support aims to teach the practical procedures necessary for effective management of childhood emergencies prior to hospital admission. PHPLS is taught throughout the UK and 2000 candidates are currently practising its principles. The PHPLS course has 12 e-modules followed by a 2-day face-to-face course including lectures, skills stations and resuscitation simulations.
Candidates who have taken the course include include Consultants, Advanced Paramedics and Ambulance Technicians.
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Team Provider HMIMMS
Team Provider HMIMMS exists to give hospital staff the knowledge to plan and train for major incidents. The 1 day Team Provider course is aimed at staff members who will be involved in the major incident team within the hospital. The course is designed to take into account the hospital plan in use at the candidates hospital and is therefore mainly hospital based.
The Team Provider HMIMMS course includes lectures, workshops and table top exercises.
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Team Provider MIMMS
Team Provider MIMMS exists to teach the nature and management of the major incident and how to deliver the medical support needed. The 1-day Team Provider course is aimed at staff who will form part of the major incident team from their hospital. The course is taught through lectures, skills and workshops.
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