Tactical Emergency Casualty Care
The Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC) program is based on the principles of Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) and meets the guidelines established by the Committee on Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (Co-TECC). The course teaches civilian tactical EMS; any EMS practitioner called upon to respond to a mass casualty or active shooter event.
Upon successful completion of the course students will receive NAEMT TECC Course Completion Certificates and wallet cards.
Courses to be offered in 2020:
Registration will be limited to 20 students per course so don’t delay.
Applicants beyond that will be placed on a waiting list
If you are accepted to the course and have tactical gear – please bring it with you to the course (gear is not required).
Also please bring note taking material.
The course registration fee is Grant funded. Lodging and meals are not included with this course.
If you have any questions concerning registration please contact Cathy White at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This Program is made possible by State of Georgia funding provided through the Georgia Trauma Care Network Commission.
Georgia EMS Association and the Georgia Trauma Commission are offering a Georgia Trauma Skills Procedure Lab in Georgia with two available sessions each day. The sessions have been approved by Georgia’s Office of EMS & Trauma for 4 hours of CEUs.
Each Lab session will be the same lab for both AM and PM. There will be 5 to 7 rotating lab skill stations per session offering the following education: Direct/Video Laryngoscopy; EZ-IO; NIO; Chest Needle Decompression & Anatomy; Difficult Airway Simulation; and Bleeding Control & Wound Packing Simulation.
Please follow the link for registration information:
Your registration will be confirmed upon placement in a group within a few days of registration. (Dates subject to change if needed due to COVID-19.)
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It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Dr. Robert Fredrick “Fred” Mullins on Sunday, June 14, 2020
ON BEHALF OF THE GEORGIA TRAUMA COMMISSION and the GEORGIA TRAUMA FOUNDATION
STATEMENT ON BEHALF OF THE BURN AND RECONSTRUCTIVE CENTERS OF AMERICA FAMILY:
The Georgia Trauma Care Network Commission (GTCNC) would like to say THANK YOU for
everyone that applied for the first FY 2020 EMS Trauma Related Equipment Grant cycles. The
GTCNC dispersed a total of $944,000 grant awards during FY 2020.
At the request of the EMS Subcommittee, the GTCNC approved another grant award
opportunity using AFY 2020 funding for your EMS agency “GRANTEE” to be used for purchase(s)
of Trauma Related Equipment to equip ambulances. The total amount of funds to be awarded
is $1,123,977 statewide. Our current ambulance count yielded 1,302 ambulances or
reimbursement up of $863.27 per ambulance. Funds will be distributed on a reimbursement
basis only. Attachment D contains the award amount per grantee.
Attached FY 2020 GTC EMS Trauma Equip Grant Package Round 2 please find the following documents:
Attachment A – Grant Application
Attachment B – Instructions for the required notarized affidavit.
Attachment C – Approved equipment lists.
Attachment D – Awards by Region/Service.
The deadline to submit completed grant packets including your agency applications, affidavit
and copy of invoice or purchase order for reimbursement is on or before April 30, 2020.
Applications received after this date will be returned to the sender.
PLEASE NOTE: We will accept emailed (email@example.com) or faxed (706-841-1980)
grant packets to begin processing, but MUST have the originals via mail. Completed grant
packets must be mailed or delivered to:
FY 2020 EMS Equipment Grant Round 2: Georgia Trauma Commission
410 Chickamauga Ave, Suite 332 Rossville, Georgia 30741
This grant can be used by the GRANTEE to purchase equipment that is on the required list for
ambulance licensure by the Georgia State Office of EMS and Trauma within the Joint Policy
Statement or the Commission approved list both in Attachment C. The purpose of the FY 2020
EMS Equipment Grant is to reimburse EMS Agencies for equipment purchased from the
approved equipment lists found in Attachment C. This has been updated with the approved
most recent equipment grant cycle.