About us

Paul Lawrenson

Meet Paul, a remarkable individual who embodies dedication and expertise in the field of emergency medical services. As a British Army Veteran, he continues his frontline service as an HCPC registered Paramedic, tirelessly providing life-saving care to those in need.

Paul’s commitment to excellence knows no bounds, as he holds licensure as a Flight Paramedic in both the United States and the United Arab Emirates. Working as part of a Critical Care Flight team, he operates on private and commercial aircraft, responding swiftly to critical situations and ensuring the highest level of care for patients in transit.

With over 13 years of experience as a Paramedic, Paul has honed his skills, particularly in trauma care. His passion extends beyond direct patient care to teaching tactical medical operations to military, law enforcement, and government agencies. Through immersive and real-life training experiences, Paul empowers learners with the essential skills needed to provide optimal care in diverse and challenging environments.

Driven by a genuine desire to make a difference, Paul consistently goes above and beyond to ensure that he and those he trains are equipped to deliver the best possible care. His unwavering dedication, coupled with his wealth of experience, establishes him as a trusted expert in the field of emergency medical services.

Alex Redmond

Meet Alex, a dedicated Registered Critical Care Nurse who fearlessly serves on the frontline of the NHS. With a focus on neuro and trauma specialties, Alex brings invaluable expertise to the Intensive Care Unit.

Drawing from extensive teaching experience in the fitness and health industry, Alex’s approach to patient care is truly holistic. This unique background allows her to provide exceptional quality care while fostering a deep understanding of the importance of physical and mental well-being.

Within Totem Medical Academy, Alex plays a pivotal role in training and education. Her passion lies in working with individuals and teams who share her drive to grow and push boundaries. With unwavering commitment, she ensures that the academy adheres to the highest standards, from Basic First Aid to Advanced Medical Care.

Combining her unwavering dedication, compassionate care, and commitment to excellence, Alex stands at the forefront of healthcare, delivering exceptional patient outcomes and nurturing a future generation of medical professionals.

Matthew Adams

Introducing Matthew, an accomplished and qualified Paramedic who stands at the forefront of the NHS Ambulance Service, providing crucial care in emergency situations.

With a wealth of experience in delivering medical training, Matthew’s expertise spans from First Aid to Pre-hospital care. He understands the significance of effective communication, human factors, and CRM (Crew Resource Management) in all aspects of medical care, and he passionately incorporates these principles into his training sessions.

As a valued member of the dedicated management team at Totem Medical Academy, Matthew plays a pivotal role in ensuring the exceptional delivery of training and education. He recognizes that training is not just a means of instruction, but a catalyst for shaping the future of learning. Through his guidance and expertise, he instills confidence in learners, enabling them to undertake their roles with competence and safety.

Matthew’s commitment to excellence and his unwavering dedication to the field of emergency medical services are evident in his role within the NHS Ambulance Service and his contributions to Totem Medical Academy. With his exceptional training abilities and deep understanding of the importance of communication and human factors, Matthew continues to shape the future of medical care, empowering learners and enhancing the quality of care provided to patients.

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