Aeromedical Educational Program 2015 (UK)
Entry Level CoursesClinical Considerations in Aeromedical Transport (CCAT) foundation level course®
A six day introductory professional development course for doctors, nurses, paramedics and other health care professionals who currently work in patient air transport systems, or those who wish to do so. This is the PREP 1 course for those interested in sitting the Diploma in Retrieval and Transport Medicine (Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh).
Next course: 8-13 Mar 2015 and 23-28 Aug 2015Helicopter Medical Flight Crew (HMFC) course®
A three day introduction to the aviation aspects of helicopter air ambulance operations (EASA/JAROps 3).This is the PREP 2 course for those interested in sitting the Diploma in Retrieval and Transport Medicine (Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh).
Next course: 3-5 Sep 2015
Advanced CoursesCCAT Advanced Seminar®
A three day advanced course for graduates of previous CCAT courses and others with appropriate experience in aeromedical retrieval and transport. This is the PREP 3 course for those interested in sitting the Diploma in Retrieval and Transport Medicine (Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh).
Next course: 3-5 Sep 2015
CCAT Study DaysFlight Medical Crew Study Day®
Previously known as the Flight Nurse study day, the aim of this course is to provide a practical and ongoing regular training package which serves to update and expand on existing knowledge in retrieval and transport medicine by debate and discussion of current hot topics.
Next course: 18 May 2015Immediate Life Support (ILS) for Flight Medical Crew®
A one day cardiorespiratory resuscitation course for those who work within the constraints of the flight environment. The course is accredited by the UK Resuscitation Council.
Next course: 21 February 2015Commercial Repatriation and Medical Assistance (CRaMA)®
For doctors, nurses and other medical assistance or travel insurance professionals who require an in depth understanding of the logistic and operational aspects of organising successful commercial repatriations.
Next course: TBN, please enquire.Aeromedical Crew Resource Management (AmCRM)®
A unique Human Factors course covering the origin and evolution of errors and mishaps which can occur in aeromedical practice, and how to avoid or mitigate them.
Next course: TBN, please enquire.Medical Emergencies in Flight (MEF)®
A one day introduction to the diagnosis and management of in-flight medical emergencies for passenger health professionals who may be called upon to assist in an emergency on board commercial flights.
Next course: TBN, please enquire.Paediatric Aeromedical Transfer study day
The aim of the Paediatric Aeromedical Transfer study day is to update and expand on existing knowledge in the retrieval and transport of babies and children.
Next course: TBN, please enquire.