Life Saver 101

2 Hours | $30.00

The Rescue 13 Basic Life Saver 101 course is offered on a monthly basis and by request. The course consists of 1 hour of lecture on the theory and techniques followed by one hour of hands on training. This class meets all the requirements for the Stop the Bleed Program plus additional information deemed appropriate by Rescue 13 staff. Students will learn the below fundamentals:

-Basic Trauma Assessment

-Identify Life Threatening Bleeding

-Proper Tourniquet usage and application

-Wound Packing Techniques and supplies

-Airway and Breathing Management

-Identify and prevent Shock

-Basic Patient Movement Techniques

What is the Stop the Bleed Program?

“Launched in October of 2015 by the White House, Stop the Bleed is a national awareness campaign and a call to action. Stop the Bleed is intended to cultivate grassroots efforts that encourage bystanders to become trained, equipped, and empowered to help in a bleeding emergency before professional help arrives.” -ems.gov More information can be found at www.bleedingcontrol.org

Why is it important?

The Stop the Bleed course is a two hour course that teaches civilians the skills and tools necessary to stop life threatening bleeding. In chaos anyone can be a lifesaver, make sure you are prepared for the worst! It can take a minimum of three minutes for someone to bleed out and die, this course will prepare you to know what to do to save that life!