Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC)
Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) introduces evidence-based, life-saving techniques and strategies for providing the best trauma care on the battlefield.
NAEMT conducts TCCC courses under the auspices of its PHTLS program, the recognized world leader in prehospital trauma education. NAEMT’s TCCC courses use the PHTLS Military textbook and are fully compliant with the U.S. Department of Defense’s Committee on Tactical Combat Casualty Care (CoTCCC) guidelines. TCCC, as offered by NAEMT, is the only TCCC course endorsed by the American College of Surgeons.
Curriculum and guidelines are available to instructors at no charge on the NAEMT website. However, the course is subject to the per student administrative fees.
TCCC for Medical Personnel (TCCC-MP): 2-day classroom course for combat EMS/military personnel, including medics, corpsmen, and pararescue personnel deploying in support of combat operations.
TCCC for All Combatants (TCCC-AC): 1-day classroom course for non-medical military personnel and includes first responder skills appropriate for soldiers, sailors, airmen and marines.