EVENTS

COMING SOON 2018: ACTIVE SHOOTER COURSE

Taught by Progressive Krav Maga

PAST EVENTS: 

DIRECT ACTION RESPONSE TRAINING

TAUGHT BY DARK ANGEL MEDICAL

When life expectancy is measured in seconds and help is minutes away, will you know what to do? In our uncertain lives, that is a question that we all need to be able to answer a resounding, “Yes!” to. 

WHEN: 2-3 December 2017

WHERE: Columbia University - CEPSR Building, Room 750

530 West 120th Street, New York, NY 

TIME: 0900-1700 Daily

This special sold-out course was taught by Kerry 'Pocket Doc' Davis, Founder of Dark Angel Medical, LLC. The course was hosted by Progressive Krav Maga. 

This 16-hour, two day training covered: 

- Physiological and Psychological reactions to environmental stress

- The importance of having the proper Combat Mindset

- Basic Anatomy and Physiology of life-sustaining systems

- H, A, B, C’s—Hemorrhage, Airway, Breathing and Circulation

- Breakdown and usage of Individual Med Kit components

- Proper stowage and employment of the IMK

- Hands-on application of the IMK

- Basic and Advanced Airway management -treating and monitoring tension pneumothorax, sucking chest wound and flail chest

- Airway adjunct device placement-Nasopharyngeal Airway

- Basic First Aid and Advanced wound care

- Application of Bandages and Hemostatic Agents

- Application of tourniquets

- Recognition and Treatment of various injuries (Gunshot, Laceration, Burn, Airway, Head, Orthopedic, Environmental)

- Recognition and treatment of hypovolemic (hemorrhagic) shock

- Moving and positioning victims with various injuries

- Response to active shooter situation

- Proper use of cover and cover vs. concealment

- Casualty recovery in an Active Shooter situation

- Mass casualty triage procedure

- Emergency Medical Dialect/Lingo (911 protocol, cooperation with LE, Fire and EMS and First Responders)

**Note: Direct Action Response Training will count for certification in B-CON through the American College of Surgeons. It also provides 16 hours of CEU’s, per CECBEMS, to NREMT EMT-Basics/Advanced and Paramedics.