Tac-Med – Tactical Medic Course
December 10 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm$65
Massive bleeding can result in death in 3 minutes. Whether from a gunshot wound, car accident, hunting, camping or a job site incident…time is the critical factor. Learn techniques that anyone can use to buy precious time until EMS arrives. No prior first aid or medical training is needed!
- How to use professional and improvised tourniquets
- Chest seals and the treatment of chest wounds
- Wound packing and stopping blood loss techniques
- Clotting agents and other critical items for your kit
This class focuses on the immediate technics and tools a person can use to treat themselves or others from dramatic blood loss. More than a PowerPoint lecture, this class uses “hands-on” training to help ensure the student has the confidence to provide the life-saving skills. First responder ‘Best Practices’ will be reviewed including what equipment to use and how to improvise when needed.
NOTE: This class is open to everyone. Students under 16 years old must be with an adult.