Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC) Course

April 21-22, 2018
University of Arizona, UA Campus Health Building, Room B307
1224 E Lowell Street Bldg 95, Tucson, AZ 85721

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 IS NOT A TACTICS OR RESCUE TASK FORCE BASED COURSE

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.

In order to ensure maximum student participation, individual class size is limited to 30 students. Per student TECC Course Cost – $50

If there are any questions or concerns regarding this training opportunity, please do not hesitate to contact the course manager, Captain Adam Gross at uems.preparedness@email.arizona.edu, or (248) 794-0256.

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