Experts in road rescue and trauma care



All of our directors and trainers have many years of experience as operational medics and emergency rescue responders and who have excelled in their chosen professions (That’s why we use them!). In addition, all trainers have relevant teaching qualifications in order to impart their knowledge to others in a relaxed yet professional manner.

IRRTC directors also have the relevant experience to carry out strategic level analysis including gap analysis and risk profiling in order to recommend appropriate levels of staged improvement programmes at both tactical and strategic level in order to advise customers of how to progress their rescue capabilities within their service or country.

Our expert instructors can deliver training anywhere in the world, as well as from our UK training centre. Our instructors have provided training services to students from all over the world including the United Kingdom, Poland, Tajikistan, Kenya, Ghana, Macedonia, Serbia, United Arab Emirates, Iraq, Afghanistan, Sierra Leone, USA, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Libya, Moldova, Malawi, Oman amongst many others.

Click on a profile to learn more


At IRRTC all our trainers recognise the importance of cultural diversity, equality, religion and dietary needs and are trained to ensure that this is respected for all students and taken into consideration during delivery of all our rescue and medical training packages.


All customers’ needs differ from each other and we are keen to give you the right rescue, medical and trauma care training service tailored for you so please let us know any specific requirements and we will incorporate this into your bespoke training package.

Neil Pedersen – CEO / Founder

CEO / Founder

“I am a fully committed rescue professional who is dedicated to saving lives through training and education of rescue workers across the globe. Just one life saved makes all the hard work worthwhile.”

Steve North – Founder / Rescue Director

Founder / Rescue Director

“During my Fire Service career, I dedicated myself to saving lives and improving standards of rescue crews both here in the UK and Overseas. I very much enjoy sharing the knowledge on a humanitarian basis helping countries less fortunate than ours. I still believe that there is much more to teach before hanging up my overalls!!”

Michael Maybin – Medical Training Director

Director / Medical

I am passionate about training and to up skill of others in the rescue field discipline. I diligently wish to approach this at all times to deliver the best for the most, for learning is like the horizon; there is no limit

Adam Gent – Trainer / Instructor

Trainer / Instructor

For me, the most satisfying part of my role is being able to distil the most complex concepts into practical, pragmatic training; providing candidates with not only the competence to deliver lifesaving skills but also the confidence to do so.

Pat Sheridan – Trainer / Instructor

Trainer / Instructor

“Throughout my career I have always strived to improve standards in both technical rescue and medical rescue for emergency responders…We owe it to everyone involved in an emergency to be the best we can be”

Justin Hudson – Trainer / Instructor

Trainer / Instructor

“I am a dedicated, motivated and passionate clinical and technical rescue skills trainer who has worked hard to deliver high quality training in various environments to raise the standards of rescue workers”

Tony Eyres – Trainer / Instructor

Associate Trainer / Instructor

“I believe in training individuals and also teams to ensure that they are fully supported in their endeavours to become first class emergency rescue practitioners. Knowing that this can make a positive difference to a person’s life makes the job worthwhile.”

Alan Patterson – Trainer / Instructor

Trainer / Instructor

I have always endeavoured to learn from my fellow professionals, and the experience and knowledge I have gathered over the period of my service, has enabled me to successfully develop others to achieve all emergency personnel’s aim that is to ‘prevent injury and save life’.

Kevin Mitson – Trainer / Instructor

Trainer / Instructor

I have spent many years in a training role and continue to do so as I have a passion for learning. I have learnt so much from students as little tweeks here and there help me to improve my own knowledge and skills too. I hope to be able to share our learning journey with you on our cutting edge courses.

Neil Gaskell – Trainer / Instructor

Trainer / Instructor

I am passionate that in order to effectively deal with any major incident that Multi-Agency operations are key to a successful conclusion

Specialist Instructors

Instructor / Specialist

IRRTC can supply several military and specialist instructors, former and current, serving in specialist areas of expertise, delivering our medical and trauma approaches bespoke to client and customer needs.

Join Our Team

Associate Trainer / Instructor

Here at IRRTC we are always on the lookout for highly professional instructors. If you would like to join our team then please send your details (In English) and CV through to our email address and we will get back to you.

This website uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. Please refer to our full cookie policy for further information.