Certificate of Completion in Tactical Emergency Casualty Care

Field of Interest

Field of Interest: Health Sciences


This certificate has an associated pathway map with a course sequence. We recommend using it as reference instead of the course list below.

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Tactical Emergency Casualty Care is designed to provide the knowledge, skills and ability to synthesize standard of care and expanded scope of practice with comprehensive assessment, diagnostic technology, patient advocacy, ethical and professional behaviors, to practice patient-centered evidence-based paramedicine in the tactical emergency setting. This certificate prepares students for a tactical emergency casualty care paramedic credential.


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Field of Interest
Health Sciences
Academic Plan
Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (CER)
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Total Credits Required
Program Notes

This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses required within the program.

Admission Criteria

Current state Paramedic certification.

What You’ll Learn

This certificate will help you gain the expertise needed to:

  1. Differentiate the levels of threat.
  2. Perform comprehensive trauma patient assessment according to levels of threat.
  3. Differentiate the phases of trauma patient management.
  4. Manage airway and ventilatory emergencies according to TECC guidelines.
  5. Manage circulatory emergencies according to TECC guidelines.
  6. Manage various trauma conditions according to scope of practice, levels of threat, and TECC guidelines.

Required Courses

Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
PME293Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC)2.5

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Full Award Details

First Term
2020 Fall
Final Term
Total Credits
CIPS code
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Program Availability
Occupational Area
Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security
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Financial Aid Eligible?
This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.