Catastrophic Bleed & Airway Management - 1 day course

This course has been developed to meet the requirements of industries that consider themselves to be at high rosk following a suitable and sufficient risk assessment.  This course will equip you with the necessary skills, knowledge and expertise on how to apply a Tourniquet and Haemostatic dressings and how to manage an Airway in the event of an emergency.


A range of subjects are covered including:


Catastrophic Bleed


  • Changes to the guidelines
  • Catastrophic external bleeding, control measures and equipment
  • Recognising a catastrophic bleed control measures
  • Casualty aftercare
  • Dangers of the incorrect use of tourniquets and haemostatic products


Airway Management


  • Recap on the respiratory system
  • Airway obstruction
  • Aspirate: immediate dangers associated with suction
  • Priorities of the airway ladder
  • Airway management


On successful completion of the course, learners will be supplied with two certificates and a reference guide.