Description: The main objective of the module is to allow trainees think out of the box and improvise / produce necessary medical equipment in case that conventional medical resources/means are not sufficient (i.e. triage).

Additional areas covered:

  1. Compute the existing materials on the battlefield to create makeshift medical “tools” in case of urgency.

Objectives: Upon completion students should:

  1. Perform medical assistance with improvised equipment (i.e. stretchers, tourniquets e.t.c.).
  2. Compile the environment’s material to produce improvised (non standard) medical “equipment”.

The duration of the module is 2,5 training hours.