The Major Incident Medical Management & Support (MIMMS) course is regulated and approved by the Advanced Life Support Group (ALSG) and offers you the knowledge and systematic approach to manage a major incident. It is an introduction to the bronze, silver and gold level of the command structure.
The course develops your understanding of managing a major incident and how to interact with other emergency services. It offers the opportunity to look at how the emergency services manage an incident and the specific roles of each practitioner to achieve greater understanding. In addition, it identifies the requirements and needs of a medical commander at the scene.
It is suitable for anyone with a role in a major incident response, for example ambulance staff, nurses, medical centre staff, off-shore companies, medics in hazardous environments, private security and military personnel, health & safety advisors, petro-chemical managers and BASICs responders.