Medical Advanced Skills Course

Class Size: 50 students

Course Description:

ALERRT will be introducing a new 8 hour Medical Advanced Skills Course (MASC) in 2018/2019 intended to provide medical first responders with best practices for the management of traumatic injured patients to enhance survivability and combat potentially preventable death specifically from active attacker events.

Topics will include Pre-Hospital Damage Control Resuscitation (DCR), Compressible and Non-Compressible Bleeding Management, Hypotensive Resuscitation, Hemostatic Resuscitation, Airway Management, Tension Pneumothorax Management, Hypothermia Prevention and Management.

2018 ALERRT Conference Attendees will participate in a 4 hour introduction of the Medical Advanced Skills Course (MASC) and participate in the following hands on skills: Surgical Cricothyrotomy with Syndaver Trainers, Finger Thoracostomy with Syndaver Trainers, Needle Thoracostomy, Vented Chest Seal Application, Extremity  and Junctional Tourniquet Application, Hemostatic Wound Packing, Extraglotic    and Nasopharyngeal Airways Insertion, Intraosseous Needle Insertion with EZIO, EZIO Sternal, and FAST1 Sternal IO Trainers.