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Advanced Bleeding Control
Certification type: MFA Advanced Bleeding Control certification card
Certification valid: 2 years
Certification issued: Emailed after class
This class can be added to any CPR or First Aid class that you schedule. Optionally, you can have this taught as a stand-alone class at your location.
Traumatic injury is one of the leading causes of death for people under 50 years of age in the US1. A large portion of those deaths are from severe bleeding – the most treatable cause of death due to trauma. This training program is designed to provide detailed instruction on the control of external bleeding, including the use of direct pressure, commercial pressure bandages, tourniquets and packed dressings.
Groups & individuals who have a greater than average chance of witnessing an injury event in which heavy bleeding occurs and professional medical care is not readily available or overwhelmed, such as law enforcement, private security, workplace emergency response team personnel and staff at large events, campuses or large occupied buildings.
Digital materials for this class
After successful completion of the class, the student will receive an email that gives them web access to their HSI Passport which provides:
Access to a digital print of their certification card
Access to a digital download of the student book
Topics covered in the program
Severe external bleeding
Physiology of bleeding
Using pressure bandages
Using packed dressings
Caring for severe external bleeding