Paul Gomez will be coming to York, SC(45 mins south of Charlotte, NC) and teaching his Handling Traumatic Injuries and Integrated Pistol Skills classes at the end of July.
Friday July 27th -
Handling Traumatic Injuries
Aka Traumatic Medical Skills for People that carry Guns.
Have you ever considered the possibility that you might need to use a firearm to defend your life, or the life of a loved one? Have you thought that you, or someone you love, might be shot in that fight? Have you acquired training to bridge that time from when the injury occurs until EMS arrives?
This short format course is designed to provide an overview for non-medical personnel of the knowledge AND skills necessary to handle the immediate aftermath of a traumatic injury and render care until EMS arrives.
Treating Chest Injuries (Sucking chest wounds, tension pneumothorax)
Treating Major Bleeding (Arterial bleeds)
Assembling a Personal Medical Kit
Patient Assessment in a Hostile Environment
Understanding the EMS & TECC/TCCC Models
Sat./Sun. July 28th,29th -
Integrated Pistol Skills
The purpose of this two day course is to develop the fundamental skills for fighting with a handgun. To be effective in a complex, dynamic environment, gun skills must integrate seamlessly into our broader self defense framework. IPS is the only course designed from the ground up with this in mind. A heavy emphasis is placed on recognizing and understanding the concepts that drive the integrated use of the handgun in worst-case scenarios.
Topics covered include: Understanding the Integrated Defensive Perspective, The Universal Gun Handling Rules, Gear Set Up to Support the Mission, Ready Positions, Loading, Unloading, Reloading, Status Check, The Combative Drawstroke, Shooting within Drawstroke, Retention Position Shooting, Problem Solving with a Gun, Actions Upon Contact, Sighting Concepts, Triggering Concepts, Non-diagnostic Stoppage Reductions, Positional Shooting Dynamics, Use of Cover & Concealment, Wound Ballistics & Targeting
Cover garment, Carry gear [belt, holster, mag pouch], Eye & ear protection [electronic muffs recommended] , Minimum two pistol magazines, Minimum 500rds of ammunition, Rain Gear, Hat, Sunscreen, Drinking Water, Bug Dope
You can register on http://gomez-training.com