The top cause of preventable death from a trauma is bleeding. 20% of people who have died from traumatic injuries could have survived with quick bleeding control.
North Metro firefighters are now teaching Stop the Bleed® classes to teach participants how to respond to help a trauma victim until first responders arrive.
During Stop the Bleed® training, you will learn how to:
All of the materials used in Stop the Bleed classes are provided through Mile-High RETAC.
Stop the Bleed® classes will be offered following Family and Friends® CPR classes. Participants can attend either or both classes. Online registration is encouraged to ensure a spot in either class.
Stop the Bleed classes last approximately 30 minutes and will begin at 11 a.m., 2 p.m. and 5 p.m.