Helping Improve Patient Safety

 Validated Content from Industry Leaders

SimMan Essential offers realistic and engaging scenario-based simulation training to challenge and evaluate clinical decision-making skills. Rapidly integrate pre-programmed simulation content with your existing curricula. Learn More >

 In-Situ Team Training

From an emergency situation in a remote location through the process of definitive care in a hospital, from a war-torn battlefield to a busy hospital floor – SimMan Essential injects a greater realism into scenario based training to further enhance and contextualize learning objectives in preparation for real patient encounters..



The Name you Know, the Quality you Trust

For over 50 years, Laerdal has taken great pride in the quality of the products and services we offer. Because we believe in continuous improvement, SimMan Essential has received significant enhancements which have improved the overall performance of the product.

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Essential Simulation Training

SimMan Essential and SimMan Essential Bleeding will help build competence in a number of clinical skills.

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Quality Educational Content

SimMan Essential’s intuitive software interface allows novice to expert instructors to create effective simulations faster than ever before. Whether you’re programming a scenario, using pre-programmed content from SimStore, or operating “on the fly”, SimMan 3G makes it easy to run a simulation.

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Creating An Environment For Success

For the simulation novice to sophisticated developers, SimCenter has the tools and services to help every user realize their full potential. Visit to learn how to optimize your simulation training using SimCenter and SimMan Essential.

Access to validated, standardized content from industry experts | Learn More >

A suite of online tools that allows you to fully optimize your entire simulation center operation | Learn More >

An integrated debriefing solution giving you the ability to study simulation events more closely | Learn More >

See how others use SimMan® Essential

Pre-Hospital Providers Learn Effective Burn Management with SimMan 3G® at Simulation, Teaching and Academic Research (STAR) Center

The products met the training goals very well. For example, SimMan 3G’s ability to scream and moan was ideal for a burn victim.   Read more ›

South Plains College’s EMT Multidisciplinary Training Program Utilizes MamaNatalie® to Train in Obstetrics

Want to share your story? Click Here to submit your simulation story, photo and video.   Read more ›

Integrating more simulation into healthcare education

The university wanted to integrate more simulation into the nursing curriculum.   Read more ›