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Catastrophic Bleed CPD - First Aid Training

Catastrophic BLEED control fife first aid training

Catastrophic Bleed CPD

This course will teach attendees how to administer first aid in a high risk environment for the purpose of saving life.

The workshop teaches attendees how to apply Tourniquets, Haemostatic Dressings, and management of various airway conditions, in the event of an emergency.

This course also includes a very informative session on Defibrillator Awareness Training (which does not provide a qualification to run accredited defibrillation courses) that teaches the users how to administer a defibrillator under various emergency circumstances.


The course is made up of theoretical sessions delivered by our Qualified Instructor
A range of subjects are covered including:

Session 1 - Catastrophic Bleed

Changes to the Guidelines

Catastrophic external bleeding, control measures and equipment

Recognising a catastrophic external bleed

Catastrophic external bleed control measures

Casualty Aftercare

Dangers – Due to the incorrect use of tourniquets and haemostatic products

Session 2 - Airway Management

 Recap on the respiratory system

 Airway obstruction

Aspirate: immediate dangers associated with suction

Priorities of the airway ladder

Airway management

Session 3 - Defibrillation Awareness

Introduction to the Automated External Defibrillator

Functions of an AED

How to use an AED on a casualty (with no normal signs of breathing)

CPD Closure and Assessment

Qualification Information

Catastrophic bleed,airways, defib fife first aid training

Course Cost:  £70

Contact Hours:  6-8

Maximum Course Spaces:  16

Certificate:  6 CPD Points & Certificate of Attendance

Minimum Age:  18