Stop the Bleed Training
Stop the Bleed (BCON):
Target Audience: Public, Private Businesses, K-12 Schools, Universities, Healthcare Agencies and Professionals, Hospitals, House of Worship Organizations, Public Sector Agencies, Company Security Teams…etc.
Course Lengths Available:
❖ 4 Hour Course
The American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma is leading the effort to save lives by teaching the civilian population to provide vital initial response to stop uncontrolled bleeding in emergency situations. Stop the Bleed® Training is an interactive training program, providing the foundation for implementing lifesaving initiatives. The STB training program will prepare you to respond and mitigate life-threatening injuries in a hostile related environment. STB training will teach you to be more prepared and proficient in severe bleeding control and life-saving techniques. The course is founded on the principles of Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) and its curriculum is consistent with the Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC) guidelines and meets the recommendations of the Hartford Consensus document on improving survival from active shooter events. The Hartford Consensus, in collaboration with the American College of Surgeons (ACS), emphasizes that no one should die from uncontrolled bleeding.
Upon Completion of Course:
After successfully demonstrating the instructed and learned bleeding control techniques, you will receive an official certificate of completion.
Course Topics Include:
Evidence-based trauma skills learned from years of research and real-world experience include:
❖ Bcon Lecture
❖ Shock Recognition and Treatment
❖ Tourniquet Application Techniques
❖ Tourniquet Skill Station
❖ Bleeding Control
❖ Hemostatic Agents
❖ Basic Wound Care / Severe Wound Care
❖ Wound Packing Skill Station
❖ Chest Wound Care
All medical training equipment and course materials will be provided. Wear comfortable, durable pants and tops, that you don’t mind getting stained. This will be an interactive course.