Training

AMS Training Courses Offered

Thank you for your interest in the training we offer at the Air Mercy Service. The dates for the year are as follows:

  • 22-26 June 2015                                Aviation for Healthcare Providers
  • 29,30 June - 01 July 2015                 Advanced Airway & Ventilation Course
  • 31 August - 04 September 2015      Aviation for Healthcare Providers Course

Advanced Airway and Ventilation Course: The Advanced Airway and Ventilation Course is a theory and practical based course run by anaesthetists and emergency medicine doctors. This course is aimed at doctors, paramedics and nurses who care for and transport the critically ill and injured focusing on current best practise. The course comprises of two days of theory, and the third day is a full day interactive practical session. Cost: R3000 (manual included in price) 

Aviation for Healthcare Providers: Aviation for Healthcare Providers is a five day course consisting of theory and practical elements. The concept behind the course is to introduce health care practitioners to the aviation environment and associated challenges. Cost: R2500 (manual included in price)

Our courses are held at the AMS Cape Town base situated at the Cape Town International Airport. Should you wish to do both the Advanced Airway and Ventilation course and the Aviation for Healthcare Providers course in June/July, the combined price is R5000. 

Tea/coffee will be provided, as well as lunch. On receipt of the completed forms and full amount, your place will be confirmed.  If proof of payment of the full amount has not been received by two weeks prior to course commencement you may forfeit your place and deposit on the course. 

Once your place on the course has been confirmed you will receive a letter of attendance, providing you with further details and information. Please feel free to contact Jocelyn Park-Ross for more information.  

Jocelyn Park-Ross, Flight Paramedic

Tel:              086 11 MERCY (63729) (SA Only)

Tel:              (+27) 21 935 6900 (International)

E-mail:         jocelyn@ams.org.za

Please select the appropriate course.