TCCC ASM Course Description:
The TCCC All Service Members (TCCC ASM) Course is intended to familiarize military personnel with TCCC concepts and basic lifesaving skills to ensure they are adequately prepared to render medical aid to a trauma casualty. The course contains classroom presentations followed by a series of interactive, hands-on skills training sessions that encompasses rapid casualty assessment, bleeding control interventions, airway management techniques and critical communication and medical documentation practices. The medical skills that are trained have been proven safe and effective; they can be performed by an individual with no prior medical training. At the completion of this 8-hour course, students will have TCCC basic proficiency qualifications.
The Tactical Combat Casualty Care All Service Members Course (TCCC ASM) curriculum is developed by the Joint Trauma System, part of the Defense Health Agency.