This website is not affiliated with the U.S. government or military. All proceeds from the operation of this site are donated to veteran and other charities.

First Aid


» Signs and Symptoms of Shock
 

» Tactical Combat Casualty Care
Operational medicine overview

» MEASURE AND MONITOR A CASUALTY’S PULSE
Determine a casualty’s pulse rate and describe the characteristics of the pulse

» ADMINISTER FIRST AID TO A NERVE AGENT CASUALTY
Identify the buddy-aid procedures for treating a nerve agent casualty

» INITIATE AN INTRAVENOUS INFUSION
Initiate an intravenous infusion (I.V.).

» Transport a casualty using a military vehicle
Identify procedures for moving casualties by litter and loading and unloading casualties using military vehicles.

» Heat Injuries
Types, treatment, risk factors, control measures

» Preventive Medicine Measures
 

» INSERT AN OROPHARYNGEAL AIRWAY IN AN UNCONSCIOUS CASUALTY
Identify procedures for inserting an oropharyngeal airway in an unconscious casualty

» MANAGE A CASUALTY WITH COMBAT STRESS REACTION (BATTLE FATIGUE)
Identify characteristics of combat stress reaction and its treatment.

» First Aid Class
 

» OVERVIEW of CLS TASKS and EQUIPMENT
Identify the functions of the combat lifesaver and the contents of the combat lifesaver aid bag

» Casualty Evacuation Operations
The purpose of this briefing is to provide an overview of casualty evacuation procedures and to provide you the information necessary to set up a SOP for casualty evacuation procedures at your respective sites

» ADMINISTER ACETAMINOPHEN AND PSEUDOEPHEDRINE HYDROCHLORIDE TABLETS
Identify when acetaminophen and pseudoephedrine hydrochloride tablets should and should not be given, the appropriate dosage, and the effects of an overdose

» MEASURE AND MONITOR A CASUALTY’S RESPIRATIONS
Determine a casualty’s respiration rate and describe characteristics of the respirations

Important Information: We strive to provide information on this website that is accurate, complete and timely, but we make no guarantees about the information, the selection of schools, school accreditation status, the availability of or eligibility for financial aid, employment opportunities or education or salary outcomes. Visit here for important information on these topics.