Knowing how to control bleeding from a serious injury is important for everyone. This year marks the 5th annual National STOP THE BLEED® Month in May, and the 6th annual National STOP THE BLEED® Day on May 25. There are several ways to become informed, educated, and empowered.
Attend an online or in-person course to gain this valuable knowledge. Check out the resources below to find a course, spread the word, and learn about how STOP THE BLEED® is being implemented around the country.
Save 10% during May on select STOP THE BLEED® items with coupon code 2023STB. Equip yourself with these life-saving materials, including kits and stations that include the American College of Surgeons-branded C-A-T® tourniquet.
To kick off National STOP THE BLEED® Month, surgeons Kenji Inaba, MD, FACS, and Nilda Garcia, MD, FACS of the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma sat down with media outlets across the country on May 1 to discuss why everyone should learn how to STOP THE BLEED®. Learning these vital skills can save a life.
From the moment he picked up the phone, Leonard Goodelman could hear the panic in his neighbor’s voice. Learn how he used STOP THE BLEED® training to save a life.
The lecture part of the STOP THE BLEED® course is now available virtually. Use our Find a Course tool to search for upcoming classes. When possible, you will have to be physically present to participate in the skills portion of the STOP THE BLEED® course to become fully trained.
Visit our resource hub to access a variety of ways for you to learn more about how to STOP THE BLEED®.