HMIMMS (The Hospital Response) is a leading course available for anyone who may be involved in the management of a major emergency/incident from a hospital perspective. It is taught and practiced throughout the world.

HMIMMS Objectives
  • Understand the definitions and classifications of Major Incidents
  • Describe the nature and management of the major incident response
  • Learn to deliver the medical support needed for major incidents in the hospital setting

Successful completion of HMIMMS gives 4 years certification from the Advanced Life Support Group.

Key Lectures
  • Structured Approach
  • Planning for Major Incidents
  • MIMMS: Pre-Hospital approach
  • Reception Phase in the ED
  • Definitive Care Phase
  • Recovery Phase
  • Communication
  • Triage
  • Public Health incidents
  • CBRN
  • Regional Response
  • Protracted incidents
Tabletop Exercises
  • The incident
  • Reception Phase
  • Definitive care Phase
  • Recovery Phase


Major Incident Medical Management & Support course
The Practical Approach in the Hospital

Next course dates: 20th & 21st September 


HMIMMS Course programme.pdf

"If any HMIMMS candidates are having any issues with the VLE please contact Kelly Flaherty at the ALSG directly at"

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