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TECC (Tactical Emergency Casualty Course)
November 18, 2017 @ 8:00 am - November 19, 2017 @ 5:00 pm395$
Developed by NAEMT’s Prehospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) Committee, the TECC program is based on the guidelines from the Committee on Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (Co-TECC) and the Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) program. TECC uses lessons learned from our military and applies them to the civilian world of tactical medicine.
This 16-hour course covers topics designed to decrease preventable death in the tactical situation. Topics include: Hemorrhage control; surgical airway control and needle decompression; strategies for treating wounded responders in threatening environments; caring for pediatric patients; and techniques for dragging and carrying victims to safety.
Registration required on NAEMT Website at: http://www.naemt.org/education/CourseDirectory.aspx?mode=Details&coursenumber=TE-17-7840-03