At work, injuries and illnesses kill about 2.2 million people in world each year. Traumatic injuries are often sudden and unexpected; they can occur due to falls, occupational accident, violence, car crash, gun shot wounds, etc. It is important that as many people as possible survive their injuries if they sustain trauma. Uncontrolled bleeding is the number one cause of preventable death from trauma. The greater the number of people who know how to control bleeding in an injured patient, the greater the chances of surviving that injury.
This course is designed for civilians of all ages who are interested in learning this basic and lifesaving training. Everyone should be prepared to perform basic hemorrhage control to help prevent deaths from blood loss. Accidents can happen anywhere, anytime and to anyone. You never know when you could become a victim or a lifesaving volunteer.
1- First Aid and Law
2- Personal safety & EMS activation
3- The ABCs of bleeding
4- Identify type of bleeding
5- Severe external bleeding
6- Physiology of bleeding
7- Orientation to bleeding control items & demonstration
9- Hands-on practice (with driving blood)
With limited seats available, please do not wait for last date. Dial 0345 5656307 for help on registration or any query.