Combat Major Traumatic Injuries

Do your personnel have the training and tools needed to save themselves, fellow first responders, or the public that have sustained traumatic life-threatening injuries?

MED Response tactical first aid concepts have been developed through 20 + years of paramedic education and tactical emergency care experience. Our instructors are current and experienced providers with backgrounds that include ambulance, combat and industrial care providers.

MED Response delivers training in Trauma First Aid that provides you with the skills needed to combat “preventable causes of traumatic death.” Students will learn to stop traumatic life-threatening bleeding using the latest pressure bandages, arterial tourniquets, wound packing and haemostatic dressings. This course also covers the management of hypothermia, rapid patient assessment, respiratory distress and the use of a vented chest seal.

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Trauma First Aid

License and Authorisations:
MED Response is the exclusive authorised licensed provider of the US Department of Homeland Security, Stop the Bleed campaign in Australia. We are also an approved instructor for the American College of Surgeons, Committee on Trauma, bleeding control, a program that is now throughout 60+ countries. We issue this internationally recognised certification from the Committee on Trauma as part of our Trauma First Aid course along with a Statement of Attendance.

This course can be contextualised upon request to include nationally recognised Units of Competency which may include any of the following;

  • HLTAID001 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • HLTAID002 – Provide basic emergency life support
  • HLTAID003 – Provide First Aid
  • HLTAID004 – Provide and Emerg. Response – Education and care
  • HLTAID005 – Provide First Aid in Remote Situations
  • HLTAID006 – Provide advanced first aid
  • HLTAID007 – Provide advanced resuscitation
  • HLTAID008 – Manage first aid services and resources
  • HLTSS00027– Occupational First Aid Skill Set – (OFA)
  • PUAEME005A – Provide Pain Management
  • PUAWER005B – Operate as part of an emergency control Org.
  • PUAWER006B – Lead an emergency control Org.
  • PUAWER008B – Confirm small workplace emergencies
  • UETTDRRF06B – Perform rescue from a live LV panel

MED Response Pty Ltd is approved by the Committee for Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (C-TECC) as an authorised educational partner.

MED Response Pty Ltd / Janine Nicholas is a registered and approved instructor for the American College of Surgeons, Committee on Trauma.

This course is suited for

Emergency Responder
Shooter / Hunter
First Aid provider
Shopping centres
any crowded place

Our Tactical First Aid course complies with the latest Australian and New Zealand Committee on Resuscitation [ANZCOR Guidelines] and incorporates the Australia and New Zealand Counter-Terrorism Committee (ANZCTC) strategy for Protecting Crowded Places ensure that owners and operators of crowded places, which include businesses, major event organisers, sporting clubs, charities, community groups, religious groups, and local, state and territory and Commonwealth governments, have the primary responsibility for protecting their sites, including a duty of care to take steps to protect people that work, use or visit their site from a range of foreseeable threats, including the threat of terrorist attack. Our Trauma First Aid training helps you comply with these national guidelines.

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