Being prepared and able to treat someone who has suffered a life threatening severe cut is important and understanding how to use tourniquet’s and haemostatic dressings will aid you in controlling the blood loss.

Tourniquets and Haemostatic Dressings are now available to be used within workplace first aid and it is very important to understand how to use these correctly and to keep you patient safe until the arrival of the emergency services.

Course Content

  • About tourniquets and Haemostatics
  • The rule changes
  • Haemostatic or tourniquet
  • Trauma dressing
  • Types of tourniquet
  • What damage can tourniquets do
  • CAT tourniquet
  • SOFT-T tourniquet
  • MAT tourniquet
  • Improvised tourniquets
  • Applying a second tourniquet
  • Haemostatics
  • Packing a wound
  • Celox gauze
  • Celox A
  • Celox granuals
  • Other Haemostatics
  • Monitoring patients
  • Shock

Register & Start Training

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Our online tourniquet and haemostatic dressing course is CPD certified and is available with 2 hours of CPD time credits. On registration you will be able to download all course materials and print your certification on completion of training.

This course is an ideal training platform for tree surgeons, forestry commission workers, or anyone who works in a high risk environment and needs to gain knowledge of how to treat catastrophic bleeding.

This course is conducted using video based instruction and each video can be paused or rewound to gain a better understanding of the course content. You can register and start training now by clicking the “Register Now” button above, or if you would like any additional information regarding this course, we can be contacted through our contact us page.