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Medical course: Self Care & Buddy Aid, Saturday 6/10 TruPrep Marietta

Discussion in 'Mindset, Tactical Training and Gear' started by cmshoot, May 17, 2017.

  1. cmshoot

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    Course runs from 10:30am - 7pm on Saturday June 10 at TruPrep in Marietta.

    Cost is $125 per student; $200 for married couples. Contact me directly for sign-up and payment. The only way to guarantee your slot is to sign-up and pre-pay.

    Topics covered will include, but are not limited to:

    Recognize a Life Threatening Injury.

    Conducting rapid Assessments and Treatments

    MARCH E concept

    Discuss Common injuries and illness related to violent encounters

    Gunshot wounds

    Knife wounds

    Blast injuries

    Remote medicine assessment and treatment

    When it is necessary and why

    Individual first aid kits (IFAKS)

    Different configurations and content and size

    Hands on Skills training

    Emergency Trauma Dressing


    How to choose the right tourniquet


    Hands on training with Combat Application Tourniquet (CAT)

    Upper extremity and lower extremity

    Multiple tourniquet application

    Nasopharyngeal Airway

    Chest Seals

    Wound packing

    How to pack a wound

    Why pack a wound

    Advantages with and without hemostatic bandages

    Different types of hemostatic bandages

    Instructor Bio:

    Rodney Lewis


    Rodney Lewis brings an extensive knowledge and experience in EMS and law enforcement. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Georgia Southern University. While working on his degree he was also working as an EMT and Paramedic. Rodney has been involved in Public Safety for 21 years mostly in Atlanta, GA working for Grady EMS as a Paramedic. His experience Ranges from EMS to Federal Law Enforcement. Rodney was a Field training officer, Supervisor and one of the original members of Grady’s EMS special operations team. Grady’s Special Operations team provided medical support for law enforcement on the local, state, federal level and did the Bio safety transport for the Center for Disease control. Rodney is the state of Georgia’s National Association of Emergency Medical Technician Coordinator (NAEMT), Georgia Paramedic instructor and a critical care paramedic. Rodney have been an instructor for many pre hospital medical course for more than 15 years, ranging from basic and Advanced Life Supports classes, self-care buddy Aid to law Enforcement and Tactical Combat Casualty Care for EMS providers and law Enforcement.
    #1 cmshoot, May 17, 2017
    Last edited: May 17, 2017