Gunshot Wound First Aid – Mini Class 90 minutes
You will observe and practice Gunshot Wound First Aid techniques for gunshot wounds, using wound packing, pressure dressings, tourniquets, and chest seals. Uncontrolled bleeding is the number one cause of preventable death from trauma. The Greater the number of people who know how to control bleeding in an injured patient, the greater the chances of surviving the injury. You can help save a life by learning these techniques. Information on products and how to build your own kit will be discussed.
Emergency First Aid Fundamentals – 4 hours
Would you know what to do if you were deep in the wilderness, and a hunting companion sustained a penetrating chest wound from an errant round? Could you prolong the life of a loved one long enough for the ambulance to arrive if he or she had sustained a lacerated artery from a violent attacker armed with a knife?