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Burns Mass Casualty Incidents Course

Respond Global Burns Mass Casualty Incidents Course

A new approach to managing burn injuries.

A unique 2-day intensive burns care course with scenario-based exercises for those involved in emergency health response in any capacity.

October 2022, Brisbane Australia.

This hands-on course is the only one of its kind in the world, presenting a new approach to the response to and management of burns mass casualty incidents based on the updated WHO guidelines, the development of which was led by Respond Global founder and emergency response specialist, Dr Ian Norton.

GUEST SPEAKERS AND FACILITATORS

Stian Almeland
Plastic Surgeon, Norwegian National Burn Centre, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway.
Ian Norton
Founder & Managing Director, Respond Global
Hossam Elsharkawi
Regional Director, International Federation of the Red Cross, Middle East and North Africa

ABOUT THE COURSE

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Case studies
  • On-scene management
  • Localising your response
  • MCI burns specific triage
  • Dressings & pain management
  • Controversies in fluid management
  • Ethical decision making
  • Preparing your ED for a major incident
  • A practical incident coordination simulation
  • Field and table top exercises

Hear from those who have been at the forefront of significant mass burns reponses, such as:

  • Beirut Explosion
  • White Island Eruption
  • Ashmore Reef Incident
  • Bali Bombings

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

The course is particularly relevant to the following responders:

  • Disaster coordinators & incident controllers
  • Medical personnel in emergency, trauma, pre-hospital, on-scene, military, remote & regional response roles
  • Fire & Rescue responders
  • Occupational health & safety professionals

Or those involved in response in the following environments:

  • High-risk industries: mining, oil, gas
  • Retrieval services
  • Military
  • Mass tourism and event coordinators

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How to reserve your place

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