Mission

To provide standardized medical simulation training to reduce the died of wounds rate on the battlefield for the Active, Reserve and National Guard Component Soldiers of the Fort Carson community.

Vision

To ensure that the Warfighter receives current, realistic medical simulation training in an environment consistent with today’s battlefield.

Scope

The Fort Carson MSTC provides medical simulation training to medical and non-medical personnel. Courses facilitated include Medical Education and Demonstration of Individual Competence (MEDIC), Basic Life Support (BLS), Combat Lifesaver (CLS) and Improved First Aid Kit (IFAK) Familiarization.

MSTC Courses

Location: All courses will be held at Building 2130, Khe Sanh Street, Fort Carson, CO 80913

Registration must be coordinated with the Mountain Post Medical Simulation Training Center (MSTC). Registration must be accompanied by a copy of the Soldier’s current NREMT card and Basic Life Support (BLS) card. POC: MSTC Office, 719-526-2820.

FY 2019 Training Schedule

Training Request Example

TC 8-800 (Tables I-VIII)

The TC 8 -800 course is the annual training requirement for Soldiers in MOS 68W, consisting of Medic Tables I-VII and Skills Validation during Table VIII. All Soldiers that attend and complete all training will receive a training certificate for 48 continuing education units (CE’s) and a DA 7442 to reflect completion of all tables. Class size is limited to 24 Soldiers.

Registration Form

Medic Sustainment 24hr (Med Sust 24)

The Medic Sustainment 24hr course is designed for 68W’s that have completed TC 8-800 requirements and require 24 additional CE’s. The course consists of advanced trauma management skills. All Soldiers completing training will receive a training certificate for 24 CE’s.

Registration Form

Basic Life Support (BLS)

The BLS course is available to certified health care personnel, and is required by 68W’s in order to maintain EMT Certification. The course is typically 4-6 hours in length. All providers who complete this course will receive a BLS card. Class size is limited to 18 Soldiers

Registration Form

International Trauma Life Support (ITLS)

The foundation of ITLS is the concept and principles of trauma. ITLS takes the knowledge and skills of the 68W has attained and addresses the unique aspects of applying emergency pre-hospital trauma management. Soldiers completing the ITLS course will receive an adult and pediatric card awarding 24 CEU’s. Class size is limited to 24 Soldiers.

Registration Form

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

The ACLS Provider Course is designed for healthcare providers who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies. Priority for this course are Flight Medics assigned to an Air Ambulance Unit. Class size is limited to 12 Soldiers.

Registration Form

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

The PALS Provider Course is designed for healthcare providers who initiate and direct basic though advanced life support including the evaluation and management of an infant or child with respiratory compromise, circulatory compromise, or cardiac arrest. Priority for this course are Flight Medics assigned to an Air Ambulance Unit. Class size is limited to 12 Soldiers.

Registration Form

Advanced Medical Life Support Provider (AMLS)

The AMLS Course is an EMS education program that fully addresses how to best assess and manage the most common medical crises in patients, offering a "think outside the box" methodology. It is for all levels of practitioners with a strong commitment to patient care, including emergency medical technicians, paramedics and nurses. Priority for this course are Flight Medics assigned to an Air Ambulance Unit. Class size is limited to 12 Soldiers.

Registration Form

Paramedic Refresher Course (NRP-R)

The Paramedic Refresher Course provides continuing education for Nationally Registered Paramedics. Soldiers completing the Paramedic Refresher Course will receive a certificate for 56 CE’s and Table VIII Skills Validation documented on DA 7442. Class size is limited to 12 Soldiers

Registration Form

Links

National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians

Medical Operational Data System