This course provides learners with guidance on catastrophic bleeding control, including dealing with the inherent dangers associated with the use of tourniquets and haemostatic dressings whilst administering First Aid in a high-risk environment. All learners must hold an in date Level 3 Emergency First Aid or Level 3 First Aid at Work qualification or equivalent.
A range of subjects are covered including:
- Primary survey
- Catastrophic bleeding
- Haemostatic dressings
- Top-to-toe survey
- Environmental issues
- Handover to the emergency services
Although there is no formal assessment, the trainer will assess each individual ongoing throughout the course and issue a certificate of attendance. There is no expiry date on the certificate as it is attendance only, however, we recommend that you attend this course every 3 years to refresh your skills.
A 3-hour course consisting of theory and practical work.
Price & Booking
This course can be imbedded into the Emergency First Aid at Work, First Aid at Work or Outdoor First Aid Course providing another level of First Aid for those who require it.