STORM - Medical Provider is a forty-hour, comprehensive Tactical Emergency Medical Support (TEMS) course for licensed medical personnel directly supporting tactical law enforcement teams. The course provides realistic, scenario-based training to ensure the student becomes proficient in all aspects of providing tactical medicine support. The National TEMS Council (NTEMSC) critical competency domains covered include:

  • Tactical Medicine Methodology
  • Remote Assessment and Surrogate Care
  • Rescue and Extraction
  • Hemostasis (hemorrhage control)
  • Airway
  • Breathing
  • Circulation
  • Medication Administration
  • Casualty Immobilization
  • Medical Planning
  • Force Health Protection
  • Mechanisms and Patterns of Injury
  • Medical Legal Aspects of TEMS
  • Hazardous Materials Management
  • Mass Casualty Triage
  • Tactical Familiarization.

Students will complete both a written and scenario based examination to earn their STORM Medical Provider certificate of completion.


  • High school or General Education Development diploma.
  • Valid state driver license.
  • Proof of current Emergency Medical Technician certification or above.
  • Proof of affiliation with an agency providing operational support to law enforcement or military tactical team.