The courses offered in this division are a combination of classes and materials geared towards a variety of agencies and personnel such as - law enforcement officers who want to incorporate a greater understanding of the medical response and their responsibilities into daily situations encountered; EMS providers who want to improve their interactions with commissioned law enforcement and increase their personal safety responding to calls; and the regular citizen who is not paid, but feels the a commitment to provide assistance to their neighbor.

 

Developed from the needs voiced by Fire, Police and EMS providers all courses offered from this division, whether classroom or online certified CE courses, will be constantly evolving in order to reflect current challenges being faced in the field. We encourage student feedback to make this possible. 

 

Thank you for your interest in these new course offerings. We will do everything we can to provide you with the skills to get your neighbor, your patient, your partner, and most importantly yourself to the end of your shift safely.

 

If you are interested in a course that is not listed please contact us as it may be in the works. 

Tactical Solutions

Situational Awareness
 
Cost: $50.00           

 

The situational awareness class is designed to be a 3-hour lecture based informative session about how to be aware of what is around you and how to avoid a potential danger or conflict.

 

Topics Covered include: 

 

  • Understaning your mindset

  • Awareness of surroundings

  • Command Presence

  • Musculoskeltal injuries

  • defensive moves to avoid confronations

  • Improvised weapons

  • Thought provoking scenarios to apply all materials discussed. 

 

 

If you are interested in taking a course or setting up a course for your organization click on the contact us button - we woud be happy to set up a course to meet your needs. 

Pepper Spray for Self-Defense
 
Cost: $100.00          

 

The Pepper Spray for Self-Defense course is designed for those who wish to carry pepper spray as a self-defense tool. This 4 – Hour course will provide students with a comprehensive overview of the use of pepper spray in a variety of situations and will dispel myths associated with pepper spray. Students will leave the course with not only an understanding of how to use and deploy pepper spray, but also decontamination of subjects and areas after its use.

 

Upon completion of this course students will be able to name the active ingredient and describe the functional components contained in pepper sprays; distinguish the major differences between pepper spray and other chemical agents; describe different delivery methods; describe the effective target areas for using pepper spray, understand how to decontaminate and clean up after use; and be able to articulate when the use of pepper spray is justified.   

 

Students will also receive a course completion certificate from Counter Assault (OC-10).

 

Topics Covered include: 

 

  • Active ingredients of Pepper Spray

  • Delivery Methods of Pepper Spray - Foam, Fog. Mist

  • Deployment Techniques

  • Clean Up and Decontamination 

  • Calling for Help

  • Overview of products currently on the market

 

 

If you are interested in taking a course or setting up a course for your organization click on the contact us button - we woud be happy to set up a course to meet your needs. 

TacMed for Schools: Responding to Emergencies Beyond  First Aid
 
Cost: call for pricing          

 

The TacMed for Schools program will provide teachers, school administrators and security personnel the tools and knowledge to keep children safe during emergencies similar to the Sandy Hook incident, be able to secure weapons (if necessary), and provide the necessary basic first aid medical care until help arrives.

 

This course also will provide schools staff and administrators with options to developing emergency response plans to keep children safe with emphasis placed on communication needs, evacuation sites, shelter in place needs, and first aid supplies and equipment.

 

Upon completion of this course participants will be able to manage victims of all ages suffering from cardiac arrest, and first aid emergencies. Emphasis is placed on the importance of providing immediate care to improve patient survival and the importance of teamwork within help efforts, knowing the basics of firearm safety, the importance of situational awareness and communication with 911 response.

 

Students will also receive a course completion card for American Heart Association Heartsaver CPR and First Aid valid for 2 years.

 

Topics Covered include: 

 

  • CPR/AED use

  • Standard First Aid with emphasis on treating penatrating or blunt trauma such as knife or gunshot wounds

  • Internal Communication during the event

  • Proper communication with 911 and Emergency Responders

  • Situational Awareness - keying in on potential threats/dangers

  • Emergency Response Plans

  • Basit Firearm and weapon handling - emphasis placeon securing firearms and weapons

  • Ballistic and weapon injury patterns

  • Mock Scenario Drills

 

If you are interested in taking a course or setting up a course for your organization click on the contact us button - we would be happy to set up a course to meet your needs. 

NRA Refuse To Be A Victim
 
Cost: $50.00         

 

Experts agree that the single most important step toward ensuring your personal safety is making the decision to refuse to be a victim. That means that you must have an overall personal safety strategy in place before you need it.

 

This 4-hour seminar provides participants with practical information geared toward awareness and avoidance of criminal attack. Certified instructors help seminar participants better understand criminal thinking and provide tips on maximizing home, automobile, telephone, technological, and personal security.  Participants learn unbiased information about carjacking prevention strategies; self-defense training options; and the use of devices such as pepper spray, mace and tasers. 

 

Topics Covered include: 

 

  • Psychology of Criminal Predators

  • Mental Preparedness

  • Home Security

  • Physical Security

  • Automobile Securty

  • Out of town Travel

  • Technological Security

  • Self-Defense Training Options

  • Personal Protection Devices

  • Workplace Safety

  • Parents and Children - safetry from preschool to college

  • Senior Citizens and abuse

  • Domestic Violence and Stalking awareness

 

 

If you are interested in taking a course or setting up a course for your organization click on the contact us button - we woud be happy to set up a course to meet your needs. 

NRA Basic Pistol Course
 
Cost: call for pricing        

 

This 8-hour course contains online blended learning, classroom review and range time learning to shoot revolvers and semi-automatic pistols. One goal of this course is the development of good firearm fundamentals for firearm handling and marksmanship.

 

Students will receive the NRA Guide to the Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet; take a Basics of Pistol Shooting Student Examination, and course completion certificate

 

Topics Covered include: 

 

  • NRA Rules for Safe Gun Handling

  • Operation of Revolvers and Pistols

  • Types of Ammunition 

  • Shooting Fundamentals

  • Range Rules

  • Bench Rest Shooting

  • Two-Handed Shooting Positions

  • Self-Defense Training Options

  • Cleaning Firearms

  • Opportunities for skill development

 

 

If you are interested in taking a course or setting up a course for your organization click on the contact us button - we would be happy to set up a course to meet your needs. 

 

NRA Range Safety Officer (RSO) Training 
 
Cost: call for pricing        

 

This 9-hour course course teaches the basic duties a Range Safety Officer (RSO) performs. Our goal is to develop NRA certified Range Safety Officers (RSOs) who posses the knowledge, skills and attitude essentail to organizing conducting and supervising safe shooting activites and range operations. 

 

The course provides a thorough introduction to: the role of an RSO; range Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs); range safety briefings; range inspections and rules; emergency procedures; and how to clear firearm stoppages and correct malfunctions.

 

You must be 21 or older to attend this course.

 

Students will receive the NRA Basic Range Safety Officer Student Study Guide Packet and upon successful completion an NRA course completion certificate

 

Topics Covered include: 

 

  • The Role of a Range Safety Officer

  • Development of Standard Operating Procedures

  • Range Inspections 

  • Range Rule

  • Range Safety Briefings

  • Emergency Procedures

  • Clearing malfuncitons 

 

If you are interested in taking a course or setting up a course for your organization click on the contact us button - we woud be happy to set up a course to meet your needs. 

RSO CPR & First Aid: Managing Injuries & Emergencies on the Range
 
Cost: call for pricing        

 

The 8-hour RSO CPR & First Aid program will provide Range Safety Officers (RSOs), range personnel and instructors with the knowledge to assess medical emergencies, activate and effectively communicate with 911, and render Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and basic First Aid (FA) until help arrives.

 

Upon completion of this course participants will be able to manage victims of all ages suffering from cardiac arrest, and first aid emergencies. Emphasis is placed on the importance of providing immediate care to improve patient survival and the importance of teamwork within help efforts, knowing the basics of firearm safety, the importance of situational awareness and communication with 911 response.

 

Students will also receive a course completion card for American Heart Association Heartsaver CPR and First Aid valid for 2 years.

 

Topics Covered include: 

 

  • CPR/AED use

  • Standard First Aid with emphasis on treating penatrating or blunt trauma such as knife or gunshot wounds

  • Internal Communication during the event

  • Proper communication with 911 and Emergency Responders

  • Situational Awareness - keying in on potential threats/dangers

  • Bleeding Control

  • Hemostatic Agents

  • Bandaging and Splinting

  • Environmental Emergencies

  • Proper Firearms handling with emphasis on securing firemarms

  • Documentation

  • Mock Scenario Drills

 

If you are interested in taking a course or setting up a course for your organization click on the contact us button - we woud be happy to set up a course to meet your needs. 

B-CON: Bleeding Control 
 
Cost: $50.00       

 

This new 2 ½ hour course teaches participants the basic life-saving medical interventions, including bleeding control with a tourniquet, bleeding control with gauze packs or topical hemostatic agents, and opening an airway to allow a casualty to breathe. The course is designed for NON tactical law enforcement officers, firefighters, security personnel, teachers and other civilians requiring this basic training.

 

Upon completion of this course participants will be able to:

  • Explain the rationale for early use of a tourniquet for life-threatening extremity bleeding.

  • Demonstrate the appropriate application of a tourniquet to the arm and leg.

  • Describe the progressive strategy for controlling hemorrhage.

  • Describe appropriate airway control techniques and devices.

  • Demonstrate the correct application of a topical hemostatic dressing (combat gauze).

The course was developed in response to efforts by the U.S. Departments of Homeland Security and Health and Human Services to increase collaboration between law enforcement, the fire service and EMS in responding to active shooter/IED/mass casualty events. B-Con is consistent with the recommendations of the Hartford Consensus on Improving Survival from Active Shooter Events. The Hartford Consensus recommends that an integrated active shooter response should include the critical actions contained in the acronym THREAT: 

 

  1. Threat

  2. Hemorrhage Control

  3. Rapid Extrication to Safety

  4. Assessment by Medical Providers

  5. Transport to Definitive Care

 

If you are interested in taking a course or setting up a course for your organization click on the contact us button - we would be happy to set up a course to meet your needs. 

Coming Soon
 
 
  • TCCC - Tactical Combat Casualty Care
  • TECC - Tactical Emergency Casualty Care
  • Tactical Medicine - Basic, Intermediate, & Advanced
  • Pepper Spray for Medical Professionals & Law Enforcement (Certification Course)

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