Pharmacology for Remote Medics
The Pharmacology for Remote Medics is an online course worth 40 hours of continuing professional development.
For paramedics, remote medics and expedition medics who need to develop head knowledge and hand knowledge of Over the Counter (OTC) and Prescription Only Medications (POM) that they may see whilst working in the Middle East, on oil rigs, transit vessels and remote clinics worldwide. This course provides an excellent background of knowledge on the most common drugs encountered by those who manage and treat adults in remote settings.
It is a three part programme that includes the Minor Emergencies Course, Minor Illness Course and Pharmacology for the Remote Medic.
The aim for this course is to provide innovative and expert medical skills for the operational, deployed and offshore practitioners to become better and more proficient in their professional career.
Pharmacology Final Exam
The final exam is open book and taken online. The pass mark is 80% or higher. There are 35 multiple choice questions and you are given one hour to complete it. There are no retests for this exam. If you fail this exam you will have to retake the entire course.