Hostile Environment First Aid Training

Training
from Malimbe Consulting Ltd.
Ongoing course More Information

Malimbe Consulting Ltd (www.malimbeconsulting.com) is a United Kingdom based safety and security consultancy which, among other services, provides specialist first aid training courses and trauma first aid packs for humanitarian organisations worldwide.

Our training is tailored to suit organisations operating in challenging, remote environments where access to medical facilities is limited. Our courses follow the industry standard First Person on the Scene (FPOS) syllabus, training students in basic life sustaining techniques. The content of these courses is below:

Mechanism of injury

Scene safety

Airway management with C-spine control

  • Head tilt / chin lift
  • Jaw thrust
  • Recovery position
  • Log roll

Breathing and chest injuries

  • Open chest injury and chest seals

Shock and haemorrhage control

  • Tourniquets
  • Direct and indirect pressure
  • Wound packing
  • Pressure bandaging
  • Haemostatic agents
  • Pelvic splinting
  • Limb splinting

Heart attack and Cardiac arrest

  • Basic life support
  • Use of resuscitation Bag Valve and Mask (BVM)
  • Use of automated defibrillator

Additional training (if required):

  • Improvised extraction from a crashed vehicle
  • Tropical illness awareness

Our fee for a two-day FPOS Basic Course (syllabus shown above), for up to 15 students, is £1,450

For further information and to book one or more of our highly experienced trainers to conduct training at your location please contact info@malimbeconsulting.com

How to register:

For further information and to book one or more of our highly experienced trainers to conduct training at your location please contact info@malimbeconsulting.com