Individual First Aid Kit (IFAK)

An IFAK is composed of a variety of items, with just as many theories of how to properly layout and stock them. For general purposes, the CLI member’s IFAK should address the following:

  • Easily remedied and/or frequent. Band aids, moleskin, bug and sun repellent, OTC meds such as Tylenol, Ibuprofen, or Benadryl, iodine/alcohol, tourniquet, etc.
  • Specific items. Eppi pens, allergy medication, asthma treatment, heart medication, etc.
  • Trauma items. Heavy gauze, pressure dressings, NPA, etc.

IFAK LIST

Decompression Needle12g or 14g2
NPA (Nasopharyngeal Airway)28 French1
HALO Vented Chest SealNULL2
Combat Casualty CardNULL1
Short Sharpie or PencilNULL2
Elastic Bandage (Ace Wrap)3″ or 4″1
Z Fold DressingNULL1
Pressure/Trauma Dressing4″1
Quick Clot Combat Gauze or Quick Clot Powder and 4…NULL1
Disposable GlovesNULL2
CAT TourniquetNULL2
Eye ShieldNULL2
CPR Mask or ShieldNULL1
IFAK PouchNULL1
Personal Medical ID CardNULL1

USEFUL LINKS

https://www.rescue-essentials.com/

http://www.amazon.com/

https://www.chinookmed.com/item/12099sd/curaplex-by-bound-tree-halo-seals-2/pk/1.html

https://www.chinookmed.com/

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