Tactical Element

Tactical Medical Operator

Tactical Medical Operator (TMO) is an exciting and intense 48-hour program of instruction delivered in a multitude of tactical environments to include; however, not limited to urban, rural, waterborne, austere and remote.  Conducted at your training location via one of Tactical Element’s fully-equipped Mobile Training Teams (MTTs), the Tactical Medical Operator course is tailored to tactical operator/paramedics comprised of classroom lecture and practicum, implemented through both low-fidelity and high-fidelity Realistic Medical Simulation Technology (RMST), real time (scenario based) simulation training exercises (STX).

Tactical Medical Operator is conducted in strict accordance with the most current Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) Guidelines as prescribed by the Committee on Tactical Combat Casualty Care (CoTCCC) and Committee for Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (C-TECC).

Tactical Medical Operator (TMO) is an Approved Review Course by the International Board of Specialty Certification (IBSC) for the Tactical Paramedic – Certification (TP-C) examination.


Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) certification/license (or higher)

Course Seating:
Limited to 24 participants

Course Length:
48 hours

Continuing Education:
Tactical Element is a Board Approved Educational Provider (50-17997) for Emergency Medical Responder (EMR), Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Advanced EMT (AEMT), and Paramedic (P) training by the State of Florida Bureau of Emergency Medical Services.

Tactical Medical Operator (20-497479) awards 48 Continuing Education (CE) hours applicable to the NREMR, NREMT, NRAEMT and NRP Refresher Requirements in accordance with Recertification Requirements as prescribed by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT).

48 CE Hours

Instructors assigned to the Tactical Medical Operator course are seasoned tactical law enforcement operator/paramedics in direct support of tactical law enforcement and military operations, possessing verified and documented experience in the delivery of care in all three phases of Tactical Combat Casualty Care.

Certifications Earned:
National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians Tactical Combat Casualty Care Provider;

Tactical Element Tactical Medical Operator (two-year) Certification

1. TMO is a mandatory prerequisite to attend Tactical Medical Operator II.

2. TMO continues forward regardless the weather (w/ exception of lightning).

3. Tactical Element programs-of-instruction are conducted in strict accordance with the Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) Guidelines as prescribed by the Committee on Tactical Combat Casualty Care (CoTCCC).

Recommended Text(s):
1. Advanced Tactical Paramedic Protocols Handbook