Medical instructor / UK
Tim Cranton is a UK State Registered Paramedic and Ex Fire Officer who completed military service as an accomplished Combat Medic. He has extensive experience in the planning, development, co-ordination and provision of Emergency Services, Training and Health, Safety and Environmental Support in Remote and Austere locations around the world.
During his career, Tim has served with UK Airborne forces and still takes an active role in airborne operations with the US, German and Czech military forces.
Tim is the Owner and Director of Paramed CZ who are partners to Hard Task in the provision of licenced and fully endorsed Medical Training and Qualifications. Paramed CZ were the first organisation to deliver the prestigeous Exmed UK licensed First Person on Scene (FPOS) / Challenging Environment Emergency Responder (CEER) training in the whole of Europe. Tim is a Chief Instructor and teaches Basic and Advanced medical subjects to first responders and all levels of medical professionals in Pre-Hospital and Remote Area care.
His speciality is remote care where patients who are ill or injured require extensive levels of care and often prolonged evacuation from an austere environment. Today, Tim is still working as an Emergency and Remote Care Practioner which keeps him up to date in current practice and procedures.
Tim is a dedicated Instructor who knows how important quality training is in order to provide the best level of care to any potential patient or client.
Tim has a solid backround in weapons and tactics and has completed SWAT training to Team Leader level and is POST certified.