Medical III
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Course Length:  4.0 Hours 

 

Prerequisite: Edged, Impact & Improvised Weapons I

 

Class Size:  12 participants

 

Cost:  310.US

Taxes, fees, range time, and ammunition are not included in course cost.

10% Discount for Law Enforcement, Military, NAAGA and NRA members

Emergency Casualty Care for Civilians (ECCC) (MED-III)                                                            
During this four-hour  you will  gain the knowledge and necessary skills that could mean the difference between life or death. You will learn important self-aid and buddy-aid medical skills to control life-threatening bleeding; including application of tourniquets, emergency trauma dressing ( ETD) and wound packing technique. In this class you will also learn how to manage a casualty’s airway, insertion of nasopharyngeal airway (NPA) and application of chest seals. This class is designed to empower you to become a ‘by-doer instead of a by-stander’, as you are waiting for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) to arrive. 

Key Topics Covered

  • Airway management and adjunct device placement-Nasopharyngeal Airway

  • Application of chest seals to treat open chest wounds

  • Recognition and treatment of head injury and hypothermia 

  • Hemorrhage control including immediate action drills for tourniquet application throughout the course

  • Complete coverage of the MARCH assessment

  • Strategies for treating wounded persons in threatening environments

  • Caring for pediatric persons

  • Techniques for dragging and carrying victims to safety

  • A final, mass-casualty/active shooter event simulation

Required Gear​

  • Workout attire or Daily Wear* (Both a short and Long Sleeve shirt, long pants, comfortable footwear)

  • Running or Cross-Trainer style Athletic Shoes

  • Notebook

  • 2 writing pens

  • Face Covering or Mask (Required COVID-19 Protocol)

 

COVID 19 SAFETY PROTOCOLS

  • Social distancing observed (During verbal instruction)

  • Face Masks and/ or Face Shields Required

  • Face masks will be available for purchase 5. US

  • Face Shields are available for purchase 30. US

  • Eye protection is available for purchase 5. US

  • IFAKs (Individual First Aid Kits) are available for purchase for 175. US Dollars**

*** PREREQUISITE REQUIRED ***

Successful completion of NOVA's Medical II (MED-II) class is required prior to taking our Medical III course. 

*   This is a physically demanding class. Please consider that clothing may become torn, dirtied or sweaty.

** Not required to take the course