Tactical Emergency Casualty Care Course – Squad 168 -March 17th & 24th

Tactical Emergency Casualty Care Course
The Penndel Middletown Emergency Squad will be hosting the NAEMT’s Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC) Course. The class will be held at the Penndel Middletown Emergency Squad located at 616 East Lincoln Highway Penndel PA 19047. 


The dates and times for the program are; March 17th & 24th 0800 to 1600 each day Lunch will be provided both days and EMS CEO Credits will be applied for; moreover, this course meets the Bucks County Rescue Task Force requirements for Levels 1 & 2 (SUBJECT TO YOUR AGENCY ACCEPTING THIS EQUIVALENT COURSE). The course cost will be $150.00 Per person, which will cover all of the student’s fees and card. Preregistration is required and the class will be limited to twenty (20) students at first come bases, so please go to the link provided and sign up for the program. 

Class Sign Up Site 

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c094ea5ae22a3fe3-naemtstactical

If you have any questions regarding the program, please contact either, David R. Harris: gauzepad7@msn.comdharris@pmems.org, or (267)784-8068

Course information is below;
NAEMT’s Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC) teaches EMS practitioners and other prehospital providers how to respond to and care for patients in a civilian tactical environment. It is designed to decrease preventable deaths in a tactical situation. The course presents the three phases of tactical care:
• Direct Threat Care that is rendered while under attack or in adverse conditions.
• Indirect Threat 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. 
The 16-hour classroom & practical labs covers the following topics:
• Hemorrhage control;
• 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

Sign up link again,

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c094ea5ae22a3fe3-naemtstactical

Thank you,

David R. Harris

Fire Service Captain/NRP/Emergency Services Instructor/BA

PA Advocate NFFF

gauzepad7@msn.com

Cell (267)784-8068