North Carolina Justice Academy

North Carolina Department of Justice

Tactical Lifesaver (TLS) Training Programs for Law Enforcement and First Responders

Please check our "Available Training" page for the most current status of the course. 

Who Should Attend:

To provide innovative, high-quality survival, medical and tactical programs to Law Enforcement, military, civilian and government personnel throughout the United States.

Course Goal:

This course will provide the skills needed to properly respond and manage life-threatening hemorrhage, airway problems, penetrating chest trauma, and much more! Designed for self or partner aid.

Course Objectives:

The 3-days of instruction will include:
Care under Fire, Tactical Field Care, Tactical Evacuation, Chest Seal use, Head Wound Care, Hypothermia Prevention Hemorrhage control measures, Medical evacuation exercise, use of litters and backboards, Improvised patient drags and carries, Basic airway management, Patient Evaluation, and much more…


This course employs lecture, discussion, demonstrations, practical exercises and field training exercises.

Course Requirements:

Attendance is required at all class sessions.  Students will be expected to successfully complete all of the practical exercises.

Dual Registration:

Dual Registration:  Must register in the NCJA portal, North Carolina Justice Academy Training Portal, and  contact Ken Fuller (910) 850-1155,  Cost:  $325.00 per student - $400.00 with IFAK (Individual First Aid Kit).



Course Coordinator:

Jesse Kittrell

Length of Course:

3 days - 24 hours


Directions to Salemburg & Edneyville