Tactical Paramedic Prep (Massachusetts September 17) - TP-C

$ 399.99

Sept 14 2017



Course # R170915T

Date: 15-17 September 2017

Duration:  3 Days (9am-5pm)

Course Type:  Tactical Paramedic Prep (TP-C)

Host: National Medical Education & Training Center


5 Manley Street
West Bridgewater, MA 02379



Propel Your Career to the Next Level!

IA MED courses are designed to present advanced medical concepts in clear, concise, and simple formats.

As leaders in advanced paramedic education, we are one of the few organizations that are IBSC-Approved to instruct all three advanced certification courses, including

  • Tactical Paramedic (TP-C)
  • Flight Paramedic (FP-C)
  • Critical Care Paramedic (CCP-C)

As a Tactical Paramedic, you can earn higher wages, earn the respect of your peers, and protect your community. 

IA MED courses include:

  • Interactive classroom lectures
  • Official IA MED study guide
  • A comprehensive exam
  • Daily quizzes
  • Continuing Education Units
  • Testing and career recommendations


This is a 3-day training and exam preparation program that prepares students to sit for the Tactical Paramedic Certification (TP-C) exam. Created by the International Board of Specialty Certifications (IBSC), the TP-C exam was developed to implement a gold-standard for all tactical medical personnel. Before the implementation of the TP-C, tactical medical certifications were strictly civilian or military. Now, the TP-C bridges that gap and is considered the world’s most challenging tactical medical exam. Covering advanced tactical medicine topics, such as medical mission planning, force protection, non-lethal weapon injuries, and canine-TCCC, the TP-C validates that a tactical medic is a true professional. The TP-C Prep Course is taught using proprietary IA MED study guides, quizzes, and includes a full-length exam. It is also accredited by the IBSC and has been used by various units to validate its medics as practitioners of tactical medicine.

This course is designed specifically to teach tactical medical concepts in an easy to understand format. Although intended for paramedics, the course is open to anyone, although the course will not address concepts below the level of a paramedic.

Our course provides insight and clarity to complex critical care medical concepts and procedures. The training is approved for 40 hours of continuing education by the IBSC (BCCTPC) and will also apply toward 24 “Additional Education” hours required by the NREMT. Current FP-C and CCP-C card holders may attend this course to meet BCCTPC educational requirements to maintain certification as a critical care paramedic.

Payment Plans:

Our payment plans split the retail cost of the course into 3, 4, or 5 equal payments. Each payment is spaced equally, beginning with the submission date and ending with the course start date. Please note: discounts are not available for payment plans.

Once we receive the form, you will receive a discount code to enroll online through our website, at which point you'll be registered and have your study materials shipped to your residence.

To submit your payment plan, please complete our credit card authorization form (one for each student), which can be found here.


Why is this course so effective?

Simple- we stay on point and focus on helping you pass your exam. Each student will take one full-length comprehensive examinations based on the official TP-C exam blueprint.  You will also take daily quizzes to help you prepare.

 Who are the instructors?

All primary instructors are Emergency Medicine Physician Assistants (PA-C) or Nationally Registered Paramedics (NRP) that are TP-C certified with extensive Special Operations backgrounds. Assistant instructors are USSOCOM Advanced Tactical Paramedics or Nationally Registered Paramedics (NRP) and are formally trained in tactical medicine. All of our instructors have significant clinical and combat experience.

This course is more expensive than others, why?

Many tactical medicine courses 'check the box.' This course was designed from the ground up to dive deeply into the most advanced concepts of tactical medicine and includes the most up to date topics in SOF and LEO medicine.

Does my course enrollment fee include an IBSC proctored TP-C exam?

No.  The cost of taking the certification exam is the responsibility of the student.

Can I miss any lectures?

Yes, however, there will not be any make-up sessions for material covered in your absence.  WE WANT YOU TO PASS, and will work with you if there are schedule conflicts.

Is there a minimum or a maximum number of students?

Yes.  Minimum 20, maximum 40.

Do I need any additional materials for the course or to prepare for the exam?

Through years of development and experience, we have created a course that contains all information needed to prepare for the TP-C exam.

When does class start each day?

Lecture begins promptly at 9 am daily.  It is recommended that you bring snacks with you daily.  Lunch is typically about an hour long and is on your own.  Class is scheduled to end a 5 PM daily, although at times it can run overtime to no later than 6 pm. 

Is there a minimum experience requirement to take these exams?

There are recommendations for minimum experience from various organizations; however, there is NO MINIMUM amount of time required before getting TP-C certified.

Are CEUs awarded for completion of the course?

YES.  Each student will receive a CEU certificate for 40 hours approved by the IBSC.

Is this an “approved” review course by the BCCTPC?

Yes.  We have been an approved review course for over 6 years, and have taught hundreds of students.  Ask someone who has been to our courses - they loved it!

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