Tropical Travel and Expedition Medical Skills course

   The TTEMS course is a five day programme that provides innovative and expert medical skills for the operational, deployed and offshore practitioners to become better and more proficient in their professional career.

   This Online course covers the same topics that are taught during the classroom training and can be taken either as a preparation for the classroom training, or as a stand alone CPD/CME course.


TTEMS teaches tropical and expedition medicine for the Remote Practitioner.

Introductory Lesson

TTEMS Course Content

  • Remote and Offshore Planning
  • Head and EENT Emergencies
  • Feet and Skin Issues
  • Dental Emergencies
  • Orthopaedic Injuries
  • Critical Care and Aviation Medicine
  • Altitude Medicine
  • Dive Medicine
  • Analgesics and Antibiotics
  • Genitourinary and Sexual Health
  • Snakebites, Stings and Wee Beasties
  • Expedition Health and Hygiene
  • Joint Reductions
  • Long-term Wound Care
  • Steri-strips and suturing
  • Introduction to Tropical Medicine
  • Austere Clinical Laboratory
  • Emerging Infectious Diseases
  • Influenza, Ebola and Avian Flu
  • Infectious Skin Diseases
  • Tropical Water Supply and Sanitation
  • Top Ten Tropical Diseases
  • Diarrhoea and the Management of Acute Dehydration
  • Tropical Pharmacology
  • Tropical Medicine Case Studies

TTEMS Course Details

​Self paced online learning

Cost: €75

Start anytime

Online access for one year