Civilian Medical Response to Crisis Events

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NIPSTA's newest course for Civilians....

The Civilian Medical Response to Crisis Events is a two hour course provided to the general public so that they may be better prepared to help during a crisis where immediate care by first responders is not yet available.

Highlights include:

- Recognizing crisis events when civilian medical interventions can make a difference

- Techniques to control life-threatening bleeding

- Use of a tourniquet or other temporary bleeding control tools

- Review of basic yet effective CPR compressions

Typical audiences include: Corporate Entities, Schools, Shopping Malls, Park Districts, Municipal Government/Village Halls

Skills will be taught by experienced first responders from the NIPSTA Center for Disaster and Emergency Medicine (CDEM) using advanced bleeding simulation devices to create a realistic training experience. 

Cost = $25 per participant

Contact CDEM@nipsta.org for more information.