Emergency Services Training Centre

Our team of instructors, tutors and educationalists have 24 years of delivering unrivalled Emergency Services training in the pre-hospital arena


Dr Tristan Cope

Tristan is a consultant anaesthetist and Intensivist at Aintree University Hospital. In addition to working at Aintree Hospital Tristan is the Medical Director at our Hyperbaric Unit and has over 15 years experience in the Hyperbaric Medicine arena.

Associate Medical Director, North West Ambulance Service

Dr Eddie Tunn

Doctor Eddie Tunn has extensive knowledge and experience working in and around the pre-hospital arena.

Anaesthetist in training at Warrington Hospital

Dr Peter Bradley

Associate medical staff at Murrayfield Hyperbaric Unit and Tutor for Trauma and Medicine at ESTC.

EPTC Instructor and NHS Paramedic

Dave Stubbs

Dave has a vast amount of motorsport medical knowledge and is also one of our Police Ballistic tutors.


Dr Nicki Russell

Currently a CT1 anaesthetist in training at Leighton Hospital (Crewe) prior to placement at Aintree Hospital. EPTC instructor, Expedition Doctor and studying for the Extreme Medicine Masters degree.


Dr Tim Fitzsimons

Tim brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise in the Offshore medical arena. Tim conducts the Offshore, Seafarer and HSE Diving medicals at the centre. He is also one of our on-call hyperbaric doctors and teaches on the Maritime courses.

Cert Ed, A1, IQA City & Guilds

Liam Alcock

Liam is a Clinical Tutor with over 10 years experience in Hyperbaric Medicine. He is also one of our multi-disciplinary educationalists who can deliver training in a variety of subjects in Offshore and the Pre-hospital arena. Liam has just embarked on his masters in education at Chester University

Ex-Fire Services Incident Commander

Richie Clark

Richie was an Operational Fire Fighter with Merseyside Fire & Rescue for nearly 30 years. During his later stages of employment with the brigade he was promoted to the role of Incident Commander. He has joined ESTC as a senior Fire Tutor where he can also develop new and innovative skills at the training centre.

Our involvement with Lowland Rescue

Merseyside Lowland Search and Rescue

MerSAR are currently based with us at ESTC and are a group of volunteers who are on call 24hrs 7 days a week to assist Merseyside Police in the search for High-Risk Missing People who have sadly gone missing from their loved ones. 

They are part of a nationwide governing body ‘Lowland Rescue’ who have 36 affiliated teams across the country, all of which are 100% voluntary and none funded by the government.

We also assist in the training of Search Management courses across the 36 teams over the UK.


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