Essentials of Tactical Medicine (ETM)

Delivery Mode


RR1063 - ETM

  • 4 Hours Course Length
  • 1 Year Certificate Length
  • Certificate of Attendance

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Essentials of Tactical Medicine (ETM) is our entry level course to providing first aid in a hostile environment.
Over the course of 4 hrs you will learn the skills and knowledge to provide life saving skills for a range of scenarios.
Prerequisites English Literacy
Course Delivery
  • 4 Hours Face-to-Face
1. Understand the TECC principles
2. Understand the difference between direct & indirect threat care
3. Learn and apply a range of life-saving skills to manage catastrophic haemorrhage and chest trauma
4. Learn & apply airway management skills to a semi conscious/unconscious casualty

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