Medical Bag / IFAK Builder is a three hour classroom based course that covers in detail the construction of a proper medical kit, from small boo-boo pouches and Individual First Aid Kits (IFAKs) to complete facility resupply bags. The course, taught by a medical professional, utilizes lecture, Power Point, and hands on demonstration to teach students what they will need in different situations and scenarios. Students will receive an EDC (every day carry) IFAK, including a tourniquet, in the course.
This course will cover the following
IFAK and med bag components and construction
Kit requirements for different scenarios
Mission specific planning for health care in combat, range, and austere environments
Students will receive a complete EDC (every day carry) IFAK with tourniquet as part of the class.