Tactical Emergency Casualty Care

This award is not eligible for Financial Aid

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Tactical Emergency Casualty Care is designed to provide the knowledge, skills and ability to synthesize standard of care and expanded scope of practice with comprehensive assessment, diagnostic technology, patient advocacy, ethical and professional behaviors, to practice patient-centered evidence-based paramedicine in the tactical emergency setting. This certificate prepares students for a tactical emergency casualty care paramedic credential.

Details

Major Code: 
5998N
Award: 
Certificate of Completion (CCL)
Total credits required: 
2.5
Award notes

This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses required within the program.

Admission criteria

Current state Paramedic certification.

Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
Credits:2.5
PME293Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC)2.5
Competencies
  • Differentiate the levels of threat. (PME293)
  • Perform comprehensive trauma patient assessment according to levels of threat. (PME293)
  • Differentiate the phases of trauma patient management. (PME293)
  • Manage airway and ventilatory emergencies according to TECC guidelines. (PME293)
  • Manage circulatory emergencies according to TECC guidelines. (PME293)
  • Manage various trauma conditions according to scope of practice, levels of threat, and TECC guidelines. (PME293)

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