Students learn how to control arterial bleeding if it is not stopping with direct pressure or pressure dressings and there is a delay in EMS arriving. Discover what you would need to do to prevent the loss of life in emergencies like this.
This life-saving course is designed for the lay responder in accordance with guide lines recommended by the White House’s “Stop the Bleed Campaign” directed by the National Security Council Staff and The White House. The purpose is to teach basic actions to stop life threatening bleeding. Military medical research during the Afghanistan war is the basis of the training and is now being utilized to educate the general pubic.
In this course, participants will learn the String of Survival for bleeding control and learn to react in a life threatening bleeding emergency. These include natural disaster, amputation, knife or gunshot wound. Hands on practice include bandaging, packing wounds with gauze, shock and using various tourniquets to control serious bleeding.
Participants will receive a certificate of completion.
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- Can be Combined with other Class for $19
- Hands on Training
- Certificate of completion