Magpul Dynamics Medical Instructor Kerry Davis talks with S.W.A.T. Magazine TV about tourniquets and the importance of training for their use during a dynamic critical incident. Kerry covers both taking care of your partner in a worst case scenario, and also applying a tourniquet to yourself. Trainers Rob Pincus, Kyle Lamb, and Cecil Burch join the class to practice the application of these techniques as well. In the Question of the Week segment, S.W.A.T. TV’s panel of experts explain their preference in regard to AR or AK.
Rob Pincus and Deryck Poole work with a student to develop the ability to train realistically for multiple threats. Too often, students on the range just swing between targets instead of training to break their focus on the first threat and truly assess their environment to find and engage any other threats. Related videos: Problem…Watch Now >>
Old-school thinking held that if a tourniquet were used on an extremity wound, the injured person would lose that limb. That has been shown to be incorrect, and tourniquets are now in the first-aid kits of medics on battlefields and streets worldwide.Watch Now >>
Finding a range that allows realistic practice opportunities isn’t always easy. Rob Pincus discusses finding a quality range with the owner of Ancient City Shooting Range, Chuck Usina. Most ranges have very restrictive fundamental rules in regard to what type of shooting can be done. Look for ranges that already host defensive training or dynamic…Watch Now >>