Through our 4 hour stop the bleed course, you’ll gain the ability to recognize life-threatening bleeding. The person next to a bleeding victim may be the one who’s most likely to save him or her. Minutes count! Someone who is severely bleeding can bleed to death in as little as 5 minutes. That’s why bleeding control or keeping the blood inside the body is the purpose of stop the bleed training. In this stop the bleed class, you’ll learn three quick techniques to help save a life before someone bleeds out:
- How to use your hands to apply pressure to a wound.
- How to pack a wound to control bleeding.
- How to correctly apply a tourniquet.