This class will be taught by FLETC trained instructors, brought to you through the District 1 Hospital Group and in conjunction with The Northwest Indiana Law Enforcement Academy.
The Tactical Medical for First Responders (Law Enforcement) is designed to define a Medical Threat Assessment, to include a medical plan for a tactical operation. Students will learn how to apply techniques to control life threatening bleeding during Care under Fire in a (HOT ZONE). Additionally, they will perform techniques to treat life threatening and non-life threatening injuries, moving and extricating victims from a tactical or hostile environment during Tactical Evacuation Care.
Must be a Law Enforcement officer or in training. Must be physically fit for hands-on, fast paced physical activity. Previous medical training is NOT required.
BDU training type clothing - you will get dirty.
Gun belt - no live weapons allowed during training.