Adam Bancroft

Adam Bancroft

  • 01202 966521
  • abancroft at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
  • Lecturer (Academic) in Paramedic Science
  • Royal London House R509, Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, BH1 3LT
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Has worked in NHS Ambulance Services since 2002 starting his career in London, moving to Hampshire in 2012 to work with South Central Ambulance Service. Professionally supported toward a Diploma in Health Emergency Planning in 2014 enabled part-time study at Coventry University where he was awarded an MSc Degree in Emergency Planning and Management in 2017. Currently has numerous teaching responsibilities at BU as a fulltime lecturer since 2016 in the Paramedic Science team.

Profile of Teaching UG

  • Paramedic Science Context 1- Level 4 teaching and skills input
  • Paramedic Practice Portfolio 2- Level 5 Teaching and skills input
  • Paramedic Practice Portfolio 1- Level 4 - teaching input
  • Identifying Core Skills and Strategies for Hollistic Patient Treatment - Level 4 - Skills teaching
  • Fundamentals of Acute Care- Level 4 - skills teaching
  • Developing Advanced Paramedic Skills and Strategies- Level 5 teaching elements establishing and developing ECG recognition techniques and writing and facilitating an ECG exam preparing for curriculum changes to make the skills involved an ILO for future cohorts
  • Pharmacology - BSc Paramedic Science - level 4 UG.

Public Engagement & Outreach Activities

  • Introductoty lecture into the roles and responsibilities and duties of a UK NHS Ambulance Service at a major incident.
  • In partnership with NHS Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and the BU Primary Care Workforce Centre. Facilitating skills workshops after a generic introduction regarding study and career options as a Paramedic. The skills stations looked at numerous clinical skilss including elements of Advanced Life Support, IO infusion, Airway Managment. Rotating through small groups, enabling a brief introduction to various pieces of equipment and skills sets.

Attended Training

  • Questionnaire Design Masterclass; Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Bournemouth University, 23 Jan 2017, n/a
  • IHCD Paramedic Course, 12 Jul 2009, BTEC level 4 Paramedic Practice


  • MSc in Pending - Emergency Planning and Management (Coventry University, 2017)
  • Dip HEP in Diploma Health Emergency Planning (Loughborough University, 2014)


The data on this page was last updated at 04:12 on April 21, 2018.