Military Classes

Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC)

Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) is developed by the U.S. Department of Defense Health Agency (DHA) Joint Trauma System to teach evidence-based, life-saving techniques and strategies for providing the best trauma care on the battlefield. NAEMT conducts TCCC courses as specified by the DHA-JTS.


TCCC-MP (TCCC for Medical Personnel) is a 16-hour course for military medical personnel including medics, corpsmen, and pararescue personnel deploying in support of combat operations.


TCCC-CLS (TCCC Combat Lifesaver) is a 40-hour course for non-medical military personnel deploying in support of combat operations.


TCCC-ASM (TCCC All Service Members) is a 7-hour course for all service members.


TCCC courses offered by NAEMT are endorsed by the Joint Trauma System and the American College of Surgeons. NAEMT’s TCCC-MP and TCCC-CLS courses are accredited by CAPCE and recognized by NREMT.

Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC)

Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC) 16 hours

Hot Zone/Direct Threat Care that is rendered while under attack or in adverse conditions.

Warm Zone/Indirect Threat Care that is rendered while the threat has been suppressed but may resurface at any point.

Cold Zone/Evacuation Care that is rendered while the casualty is being evacuated from the incident site.

Basic skills: Hemorrhage control tourniquet application, MARCH assessment; Surgical airway control and needle decompression; Strategies for treating wounded responders in threatening environments; Caring for pediatric patients; Techniques for dragging and carrying victims to safety; and A final, mass-casualty/active shooter event simulation.

Refresher Course:  8-hour course for individuals who have successfully completed the 16-hour TECC provider course within the past four years. Current TECC provider certificate required. Upon successful completion of the course, students receive a certificate of completion and 8 hours of CAPCE credit.

NAEMT's TCCC courses are taught by a global network of experienced, well-trained instructors. To support training centers, instructors and students, NAEMT maintains a network of affiliate faculty both in the U.S. and internationally, and staff at its Headquarters Office.

For more details on class content please visit the appropriate websites below