Managing Medical Obstetric Emergencies and Trauma (mMOET)

To provide the candidate with the clinical knowledge and skills necessary to develop a disciplined, logical and safe approach to the management of obstetric emergencies.

Accrediting body

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Target audience

All mMOET candidates should be from a medical background.

Obstetrics/gynaecology professors, consultants, staff grade, associate specialists and UHDB Trust doctors are automatically eligible.

Training Grade candidates should have Part 2 MRCOG.

Anaesthetic candidates should have FRCA or equivalent. Staff and Associate Specialist doctors working regularly in obstetric anaesthesia are also eligible irrespective of FRCA status. A&E candidates should be a Consultant, SpR or Staff Grade with a special interest in obstetric emergencies and trauma. 


The mMOET course is run over two consecutive days.


Candidates are subject to continual assessment throughout the course. All candidates are to complete a multiple choice questionnaire, practical skills tests and a scenario (moulage) to demonstrate competency.




Includes course materials and daytime catering.

Enquire about availability at Derby

For an application form please e-mail putting mMOET in the subject.

Please advise of your grade, specialty, name of the hospital where you work and your mobile number.

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What you should not submit

Each question within our form clearly stipulates the information required from you. Please do not include further details about yourself or anyone else other than that being specifically asked. 

What information we collect

  • Name, profession, employer and job title
  • Contact information including address, telephone numbers and email address
  • Special dietary / access requirements
  • Relevant payment and invoicing information

How we use your information 

The personal information you submit via the registration form is used to keep an accurate record of who is attending one of the advertised training courses. None of your personal information is sold on or shared with any third party organisation. 

Who can access your information 

Course administrators and facilitators. This access is required to confirm your registration and to keep an accurate record of who is attending each course. 

Senior website administrators access your submitted personal information via a password protected secure access point within our website system. This access is required for technical support purposes.

How we store your information

When a form has been submitted we will keep a hard copy as required by the governing body of the course. Forms are kept for a maximum of 5 years in a secure environment.

How long we store your information for 

We store personal information for as short a time as possible. 

Unless you have otherwise stipulated within your submitted registration, your details will be removed from our protected hospital computer network shortly after you have attended your training course. 

Removal of your information from our records 

You are entitled to request that we remove any personal information we have about you stored within our systems at any time. For more information on how to do this please email