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Tactical Medicine 1 Certification
July 23 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm$150.00
Tactical Medicine classes fill the gap between combat aid and civilian EMS training. Basic Tactical Medicine (TacMed) is a 1 day course that includes an overview of tactical emergency combat care, environmental hazards and treatment, bleeding control, and wound dressing. Students will receive instruction and demonstration on each course topic and then be expected to perform the task under supervision. This course exposes students to visually traumatic images and artificial blood and injuries. Portions of this training may include physically and emotionally challenging scenarios Students will follow the MARCH algorithm to be able to apply in any situation in their life.
The TacMed course curriculum is based on Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC) & (TCCC) core concepts.
At the end of this course, students will be expected to demonstrate the following self aid/buddy aid skills:
- Eliminate the immediate threat
- Move casualty to safe area
- Proper hemorrhage control
- Proper airway control
- Wound dressing
- Improvised techniques
- Shock prevention and treatment
* Old clothes are recommended because of exposure to simulated blood
* Snacks, lunch and water
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