Courses
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    ADVANCED CARDIAC LIFE SUPPORT ACEP

    £100.00£200.00 ex.VAT £120.00 inc.Vat

    This fast and convenient online course provides immediate access to advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) training. Perfect for health care professionals or anyone needing certification or recertification, eACLSTM features

    • Highly interactive activities that satisfy the knowledge requirements of ACLS training.
    • Substantial savings over conventional classroom ACLS courses.
    • Instant continuing education credits upon successful completion of the online course.
    • Anytime, anywhere learning at your own pace, and in the comfort of your home or office. Now you can complete the entire theory element of the course in just a few hours.

    PLEASE NOTE: The Online course is theory based and DOES NOT teach practical skills such as ET intubation that will be required for the practical assessment. We therefore recommend this course for ALS level practitioners only.

    eACLS is developed in partnership with the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), a leader in emergency medicine education and health education.

    Practical Assessment.

    If you wish to earn an official eACLS Course Completion Card endorsed by the American College of Emergency Physicians, you must also complete a practical skills examination at our approved eACLS Educational Center in Herefordshire UK.

    You must print out the acknowledgement certificate verifying that you completed the knowledge component of the course before participating in the practical skills examination. It will take approximately two hours including admin time to complete the four required skill stations:

    CPR and AED (One- and two-person CPR with an AED)
    Airway and Ventilation Management (BVM, ET, SGD, and RGD use)
    ECG Arrhythmia Recognition and Treatment Modalities (Sixteen ECGs and patient presentations)
    Cardiac Arrest Management (MegaCode)

    For available practical assessment dates please contact us on +44 (0) 1432 355964 or education@iqarus.com


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    FPOS I REFRESHER/CEER INTERMEDIATE REFRESHER

    This product is no longer available.

    Due to a change in legislation the Iqarus FPOS Intermediate course will now be delivered as the new level 4 course and will shortly be available for ELCAS funding


    Emergency or First Responders have been proven to have the biggest impact on survivability for those injured or acutely ill in remote locations and should be able to provide initial support and co-ordination of evacuation to further medical support.

     

    This one day FPOS I/ CEER Intermediate refresher course will update your knowledge and provide you with an FPOS I certificate for three years. The course provides those traveling and working overseas and in challenging and often hazardous parts of the world with the appropriate knowledge and skills to provide the immediate response to casualties. Aimed at areas of the world where there is either a delayed, unskilled or non-existent emergency ambulance service. This course is a pre requisite qualification for people wishing to work in the security industry overseas.

     

    Pre requisites: – CEER Intermediate course expired in the last 3 months


  • Remote-Areas

    MEDICINE IN REMOTE AREAS (TM)

    £798.00 ex.VAT £957.60 inc.Vat

    THE ORIGINAL MIRA COURSE, DESIGNED & DELIVERED BY US SINCE 2004!

    “Outstanding instructors grounded in the real world”
    MIRA Student

    The Medicine in Remote Areas Course (TM) has been developed to provide students who already have experience in Pre-Hospital Care with the added skills and knowledge to be able to deal with casualties in a remote environment. The course focuses on stabilisation of the injured through to the knowledge and skills required for prolonged field care.

    The MIRA course is certified by the Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care, Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh, it is designed for medics working in the oil/gas industry, the media industry, expedition and exploration personnel, medical support for disaster relief and humanitarian organisations, mountain rescue, and search and rescue personnel.

    At Iqarus we aim to provide the essential underpinning knowledge and skills with an emphasis of understanding the “why” as well as the “how”. Therefore, when circumstances occur outside of the norm, MIRA trained personnel can adapt for the benefit of their injured colleagues.

    The course structure is primarily based on providing the student with the fundamental skills required to manage a casualty in a remote/challenging environment. During the 5 days the students will learn the following topics:

    – Management of injuries from road traffic collisions, ballistics and violent assaults
    – Oxygen therapy
    – Intermediate and advanced airway management including surgical airways
    – Life threatening chest injuries and management including needle decompression
    – Circulatory system and Haemorrhage control
    – Shock and fluid replacement (I.V & I.O)
    – Head injuries
    – Medical emergencies
    – Fractures, dislocations and burns
    – Environmental illnesses
    – Remote area and prolonged patient care

    This course is underpinned with the Medicine in Remote Areas certificate, endorsed by the Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care, Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.

    The course is valid for three years.

    A 3 DAY REFRESHER COURSE IS BEING OFFERED FOR THOSE WITH AN IN DATE MIRA CERTIFICATE. SEE REFRESHER PAGE FOR DATES AND PRICES.

    THE MIRA COURSE AND THE REFRESHER COURSE MAY BE FUNDED VIA ELC FOR ELIGIBLE STUDENTS.

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    MEDICINE IN REMOTE AREAS (TM) REFRESHER.

    £415.00 ex.VAT £498.00 inc.Vat

     

    THE ORIGINAL MIRA COURSE, DESIGNED & DELIVERED BY US SINCE 2004!

    “Outstanding instructors grounded in the real world”

    MIRA Student

     

     

    A 3 DAY REFRESHER COURSE IS BEING OFFERED FOR THOSE WITH AN IN DATE MIRA CERTIFICATE.

    This course is underpinned with the Medicine in Remote Areas certificate valid for 3 years, endorsed by the Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care, Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.

    THE MIRA REFRESHER COURSE MAY BE FUNDED VIA ELC FOR ELIGIBLE STUDENTS.

    For further information about our courses:

    Please contact Iqarus UK’s Education Coordinator
    education@iqarus.com
    Office: +44 (0) 1432 355964


  • ALSG

    MIMMS ALSG

    £415.00 ex.VAT £498.00 inc.Vat

    The 3 day Major Incident Medical Management & Support (MIMMS) course is aimed at personnel who will be involved with Major incidents including emergency services, medical and nursing staff. It is also highly relevant to military and close protection medics serving in remote areas.

    The structure of the course includes lectures, table top exercises, practical training including communications and triage techniques. The course finishes with 2 Practical Exercises Without Casualties (PEWCs) working in groups at potential major incident sites putting all the training together. On passing the course you will be awarded an ALSG accredited certificate valid for 4 years.

    Candidates must meet the criteria of being either a Doctor, registered nurse or paramedic. Other applicants suitability for attendance on the course will be assessed individually based upon qualifications and relevant experience.


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    OFFSHORE MEDICS COURSE HSE

    £2,060.00£4,390.00 ex.VAT £2,472.00 inc.Vat

    Please note that this course will be subject to a price increase as of 1st April 2017

    “I found all the staff and training extremely good, willing to help throughout from initial enquiry through to end of course”. Offshore Medic Course Student.

    COURSE AVAILABLE AT IQARUS UK An Offshore Medic must be able to work independently of definitive care facilities, have a thorough understanding of his/her limitations and resources, be aware of the dangers of remote environments and be adaptable and flexible to an ever-changing arena.

    course_image_2Remote/Offshore Medics operating within the oil, gas and exploration industries are subject to a four week HSE accredited course. A refresher course after three years is mandatory to allow the medic to continue practicing. The course developed and delivered by Iqarus is a 20 day course encompassing a 10 day training centre phase covering Trauma, Cardiac, Airway, Environmental and Primary Health modules amongst others. This is followed by a 5 day Primary Care placement and a 5 day placement in the Emergency department. A further optional 5 days completes the safety training element.

    At Iqarus we aim to provide the essential underpinning knowledge and skills with an emphasis of understanding the “why” as well as the “how”. Therefore, when circumstances occur outside of the norm, Iqarus HSE Offshore Medics can adapt for the benefit of their injured or unwell colleagues.

    The full course requires 20 working days training and is split into modules

    – Cardiac Course (eACLS) ACEP accredited and certified

    – Trauma Module (PHTLS) RCS London accredited and certified

    – Primary Health Care module including Remote Dentistry.

    – Environmental Health (Food Hygiene Certified)

    – Environmental conditions Including Snakes and Spiders Practical.

    – Primary Care Placement (5 Days)

    – Emergency Department Placement (5 Days)

    Candidates must meet the criteria set out in the Offshore Installations and Pipeline Works (First Aid) regulations 1989, (SI 1989 No. 1671). They must be either a registered general nurse, or have regular service as a Combat Medical Technician Class 1 within the Army, Leading Medical Assistant within the Royal Navy, Corporal or above in the RAF Medical Branch or RMA 1 or equivalent with proof of continuous service.

    Other applicants suitability for attendance on the course will be assessed individually based upon qualifications and relevant experience.

    WE CAN ALSO OFFER BOSIET/MIST SAFETY TRAINING AND OFFSHORE APPROVED MEDICALS AS A PACKAGE…

    Offshore Medics Refresher course – The refresher course only requires the classroom based modules and those wishing to refresh their current HSE Offshore Medic qualification may attend the first 10 days of the course.

    THE OSM COURSE ALONG WITH PLACEMENTS CAN BE FUNDED VIA ELC FOR ELIGIBLE STUDENTS.

    For further information about costs and dates: Please contact Iqarus UK’s Education Coordinator
    education@iqarus.com
    Office: +44 (0) 1432 355964


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    PHTLS & TCCC NAEMT

    £395.00 ex.VAT £474.00 inc.Vat

    “An excellent course, would highly recommend this training to all my colleagues.” PHTLS Student

    PHTLS NAEMT’s Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) is recognised around the world as the leading continuing education program for pre-hospital emergency trauma care. PHTLS promotes excellence in trauma patient management through global education of all providers involved in the delivery of pre-hospital care.

    PHTLS is developed by NAEMT in cooperation with the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma. PHTLS courses improve the quality of trauma care in your area and decrease mortality.

    PHTLS & TCCC NAEMTThe program is based on a pre-hospital trauma care philosophy, stressing the treatment of the multi-system trauma patient as a unique entity with specific needs. This may require an approach to the trauma patient that varies from traditional treatment modalities.

    The format is a 2 day provider course, qualifications to enrol are Health professional (EMT, Paramedic, Nurse, Doctor) or CMT1, or others with suitable relevant qualifications and experience. Certification comes from NAEMT and is valid for 4 years.

    TCCC The Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) course introduces evidence-based, life-saving techniques and strategies for providing the best trauma care on the battlefield. NAEMT conducts TCCC courses under the auspices of its PHTLS program, the recognized world leader in prehospital trauma education.

    NAEMT’s TCCC courses use the PHTLS Military textbook and are fully compliant with the Department of Defense’s Committee on Tactical Combat Casualty Care (CoTCCC) guidelines. It is the only TCCC course endorsed by the American College of Surgeons. The 2 day provider course is designed for combat EMS/military personnel, including medics, corpsmen, and para-rescue personnel deploying in support of combat operations. The course’s content and structure also can be modified for law enforcement special weapons and tactics and special response teams.

    Certification comes from NAEMT and is valid for 4 years.

    For further information about our courses:

    Please contact Iqarus UK’s Education Coordinator education@iqarus.com  Office: +44 (0) 1432 355964