ETCC- Advanced

 

Paramedic/paramedic students, Nurse/nursing students, Doctor/residents etc.

  • Identify TECC phases of care: Direct Threat, Indirect Threat and Evacuation
  • THREAT principle
  • Immediate response trauma care in each phase of care using MARCH algorithm
  • How to perform a rapid trauma survey to recognize life-threatening bleeding, airway emergencies and respiration emergencies and the initial steps you can take to care for these patients.
  • Explain why it is important to use a tourniquet to control life-threatening bleeding from an arm or leg.
  • Demonstrate how to apply a tourniquet to the arm and leg. Self-Aid and Buddy Aid
  • Demonstrate how to pack a wound with gauze and apply pressure to control bleeding.
  • The use of hemostatic agents in wound packing to promote the formation of blood clots.
  • Perform basic and advanced airway management.
  • Recognizing and treating penetrating and blunt chest injuries with the use of vented chest seals and needle thoracostomy.
  • Recovery position and keeping the patient warm

Two (2) classes can be conducted per day.
Class Length: 4 hrs
Class capacity:  8 Participants
Price per student: $150