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Stop the Bleed: Bleeding Control Basic (BCon) Course
June 7 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Stop the Bleed is a national awareness campaign and call-to-action. Stop the Bleed is intended to cultivate grassroots efforts that encourage bystanders to become trained, equipped, and empowered to help in a bleeding emergency before professional help arrives. This course is designed to train individuals on what to do as an immediate responder in a bleeding emergency and covers the ABCs of blessing as a method to stop an active bleed. The course includes a class presentation and hands-on skills demonstration on tourniquet application, wound packing, and pressure application.
At the conclusion of this course, participants will:
- Receive tips on how to present the materials
- And ways to provide a positive learning experience when teaching a Bleeding Control Basic course will be discussed
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Licensed healthcare providers are eligible to become instructors
DATE, TIME, AND LOCATION
Friday, June 7, 2019
Chicago Department of Public Health Training Center (1642 N. Besly Court, Chicago, IL)
You must be employed by a healthcare organization in the city of Chicago in order to register. To register for this event, please contact Margie McDevitt at Mmcdevitt@team-iha.org.
For additional details, please see the event flyer.