MIMMS (Major Incident Medical Management and Support) Course

3 days

This certified three-day course is delivered by experienced pre-hospital emergency care practitioners and teaches a systematic approach to the medical management of major incidents in accordance with ALSG guidance. Training involves short lectures, table-top exercises, skill stations and concludes with practical exercises without casualties while working in groups at an incident location. Candidates are issued with a comprehensive course manual up to four weeks prior to the course and are required to complete an on-line MCQ assessment before attending the course. 

Course Accreditors
Advanced Life Support Group
Course Content

MIMMS is essential training for personnel who are involved in major incident planning or providing a major incident response. The aim is to develop an understanding of the structured response to an incident using the systematic ‘all hazards’ approach of Command, Control, Safety, Communication, Assessment, Triage, Treatment and Transport, bronze, silver and gold levels of command and the activities within the inner and outer cordons.

The syllabus includes:
Introduction to major incidents
The role of health & emergency services
Planning & preparation for major incidents
Personal protective equipment & medical equipment (workshop)
Radio procedures (skill station)
Entry Criteria

Candidates should be from a medical, nursing or Paramedic background.



Certification is issued by ALSG (Advanced Life Support Group) and is valid for four years.

Contact Details


+44 (0)1568 613942