Self-Aid Buddy Aid

LET214 - 4.00 Hours

Description

There will come a time in every first responder's career when they will need to perform life saving medical intervention in the line of duty. Deaths resulting from traumatic injury can be prevented by proper treatment at the scene by a first responder. This course will provide you with the knowledge and tools needed to save your life or the life of someone else. Lifesaving methods are demonstrated using a Self-Aid Buddy Aid (SABA) kit and the methods taught will enable officers to use improvised materials if SABA kit is not available.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements SABA (Self Aid, Buddy Aid) Course #38763.

Participants will not receive a SABA kit as part of their participation in the course. If you are interested in receiving a fully stocked SABA kit as part of your training, please register for one of these course offerings.

This course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class for your organization, please contact Institute for Law Enforcement and Protective Services Excellence at (800) 423-8433 or ilepse@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

There will come a time in every first responder's career when they will need to perform life saving medical intervention in the line of duty. Deaths resulting from traumatic injury can be prevented by proper treatment at the scene by a first responder. This course will provide you with the knowledge and tools needed to save your life or the life of someone else. Lifesaving methods are demonstrated using a Self-Aid Buddy Aid (SABA) kit and the methods taught will enable officers to use improvised materials if SABA kit is not available.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements SABA (Self Aid, Buddy Aid) Course #38763.

Participants will not receive a SABA kit as part of their participation in the course. If you are interested in receiving a fully stocked SABA kit as part of your training, please register for one of these course offerings.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Topics

Concepts of Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC)+Steps of Rapid Trauma (MARCH) assessment+Tourniquet application+Transitional junction hemorrhage+Airway management+Treating a tension pneumothorax+Contributing factors to shock

Suggested Audience

Students must be full-time or reserve local, state, or federal law enforcement, active duty military, or a currently assigned tactical medic for a tactical response/SWAT team

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)

Contact Information

Institute for Law Enforcement and Protective Services Excellence
Phone: (979) 845-6677 | Tollfree: (800) 423-8433

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