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CANCELED – 2 Day TECC Class – Tactical Emergency Critical Care for Civilians
August 27 @ 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
$400 per student
Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC) course teaches civilian first responders how to respond to and care for patients in a tactical environment.
The course covers three phases of tactical care:
Hot Zone/Direct Threat Care that is rendered while under attack or in adverse conditions.
Warm Zone/Indirect Threat Care that is rendered while the threat has been suppressed but may resurface at any point.
Cold Zone/Evacuation Care that is rendered while the casualty is being evacuated from the incident site.
The course covers the following topics:
Hemorrhage control including immediate action drills for tourniquet application throughout the course;
Complete coverage of the MARCH assessment;
Surgical airway control and needle decompression;
Strategies for treating wounded responders in threatening environments;
Caring for pediatric patients;
Techniques for dragging and carrying victims to safety; and
A final, mass-casualty/active shooter event simulation.