Sat 12/8 Gun Shot Wound Trauma Management – Tampa, FL – 1pm



Saturday, December 8, 2018 — 1:00PM to 5:00PM


Florida Firearms Academy
13317 W Hillsborough Ave, Tampa, Florida 33635


Do you know what to do in the event of an Active Shooter or violent encounter when medical assistance is not immediately available? Do you know how to preserve and save your own life, let alone the life of others?

Your life or the life of a friend or family member may depend on your preparedness and ability to respond effectively in an emergency situation. Trauma kits and proper training are part of that preparedness.

Students will learn the basic principles of a scene assessment, emergency casualty care, and implement immediate care and life saving techniques to properly treats the “Big 3” (Hemorrhage Control, Pneumothorax, Airway Obstruction) associated with penetrating trauma wounds. Students will also be certified in CPR/AED (in accordance with current American Heart Assoc. guidelines) and receive their Blood Control Certification in accordance with the National Stop the Bleed Protocols and the Committee on Trauma. Course tuition includes a basic IFAK (Individual First Aid Kit) to treat wounds associated with GSWs (gun shot wound) and other mechanisms of injury.

Students will receive a CPR/AED & BCON Certification upon completion.

You will need to bring:

  • Note taking pen and paper
  • Your personal first aid kit, if you have one
  • Dress for light to moderate indoor and outdoor activity.

Questions or comments?

Email us at info@monarchdefense.org.