Medical skills are imperative to round out an individual skill set. Whether reacting to a household accident, the aftermath of an active killer incident, bombing or other traumatic incident, we will ensure that you are prepared to react. This is not a basic first aid class. This class covers traumatic injuries and treatments.
*This class is not for those with weak stomachs. Disturbing videos and imagery are used.
Civilian Medical 1 discusses:
-Situational treatment strategies and phases of care.
-How to assess and treat symptoms common in traumatic injuries, such as:
-Proper application of tourniquets.
-Discussion and recommendations for trauma kits
*No invasive treatments are taught in this class, such as:
The class consists of lecture, practical exercises and scenario training where students will put their skills into mock practice on fellow classmates and instructors.
Minimum age of 18 years old. This is a medical class and there will be touching during treatment practical exercises and scenarios. Please keep this in mind.
Classes will take place in an indoor, temperature controlled classroom located at 1322 N. Academy Blvd. Room 201.