Tactical Emergency Casualty Care

National Association of EMTs
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Tactical Emergency Casualty Care

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Course Description

TECC focuses on the medicine during these phases of care and provides guidelines for managing trauma in the civilian tactical or hazardous environment. While TECC has a tactical slant, it takes an all-hazards approach to providing care outside the normal operating conditions of most EMS agencies, such as responding to a mass casualty or active shooter event.

At the core of the TECC program are three distinct phases that have been well-proven by TCCC-trained personnel in the war against terrorism in Iraq and Afghanistan. The phases are as follows:

Direct Threat Care – Care that is rendered while under attack or in adverse conditions.

Indirect Threat Care – Care that is rendered while the threat has been suppressed, but may resurface at any point.

Evacuation – Care that is rendered while the casualty is being evacuated from the incident site.

Topics include:

  • Hemorrhage control
  • Surgical airway
  • Needle decompression
  • Strategies for treating wounded responders in threatening environments
  • Caring for pediatric patients
  • Techniques for dragging and carrying victims to safety

Intended Audience

This course is intended for first responders with a medical background including EMTs and Paramedics.  This course is also appropriate for hospital based personnel such as nurses, mid-level practitioners, and physicians.

Textbooks and Materials

Recommended Reading:

  • Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support, Military 8th Edition – ISBN:  0323065031

Course materials, included:

  • Individual First Aid Kit with Tourniquet (IFAK)
  • NAEMT TECC Certification

Course Fee

Course Fee:  $350 – Includes two days of instruction, Individual First Aid Kit (IFAK), and NAEMT TECC certification.

 

Payment Methods: Code One Training Solutions, LLC accepts checks, all major credit cards (Visa/Mastercard/Discover/Amex), Paypal, and cash for course payments.

 

Purchase Orders: Public agencies and businesses may issue a purchase order and be invoiced for participants. Please have participant register using the discount code “INVOICE” and include invoicing instructions (agency name, address, reference PO number) in the comments box. Email completed purchase orders to [email protected] or fax to (888) 427-7448 .

 

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GI Bill: Code One is currently applying for GI Bill acceptance to cover tuition for Veterans.  We will update this section when we are approved for GI Bill acceptance.  Thank you for your service! (updated 9/7/2017)

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