Course Description:

Stop the Bleed is a national initiative & call-to-action grassroots campaign. Uncontrolled bleeding can lead to death, a PREVENTABLE death. This course encourages our citizens to be a resource, and empowers individuals to serve their community in times of crisis. By the end of this training, students will recognize life-threatening bleeding that requires immediate response and the appropriate ways to stop the bleed.

Topics covered in this course include:

  • Principles of Immediate Response
  • Ensuring your Own Safety
  • Calling for Help
  • Alertness
  • Bleeding
    • Finding the Injury
    • Victim Positioning
  • Compression
    • Bleeding Control with Gauze
    • Bleeding Control with a Tourniquet
    • Bleeding Control using Hemostatic Agents
    • Wound Packing
  • Hands-On Skill Bleeding Control Skill Practice
  • Bleeding Control Kits (Optional) 

The delivery method for the training is listed below:

  • Delivery: Traditional/Instructor-Led
  • Duration: 90 Minutes
  • Price: FREE

**This is not a certification course. If you need information on where to find an AHA course, click HERE to view class availability.

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