"Stop the Bleed" is a national campaign in the United States that aims to teach people how to recognize and respond to life-threatening bleeding. The campaign empowers individuals to act quickly and potentially save lives in bleeding emergencies.

A Stop the Bleed online course is now available at Heart Start CPR. The Stop the Bleed training consists of videos and interactive learning modules covering the basics of bleeding control, including how to apply direct pressure, use a tourniquet, and pack a wound.
The Stop the Bleed course also includes a post-assessment that tests your understanding of the material. After the completion of the course and passing the assessment, you will receive a Stop the Bleed certification of completion.

The "Stop the Bleed" online course is a valuable resource for anyone wanting to learn how to respond to emergencies and potentially save lives. It is especially useful for individuals in high-risk professions, such as law enforcement, healthcare, and emergency response.

What You Will Learn at Stop the Bleed Course?

Stop the Bleed Online Course consists of a series of video modules, each of which consists of different aspects of bleeding control. The videos are designed to be self-paced, and learners can complete the course on their own schedule. There is also a quiz at the end of the course to assess learners' understanding of the material.

The Stop the Bleed Online Course has several learning objectives, which include:

  • Understanding the principle of bleeding control: The stop the bleeding course aims to provide the participants with a basic understanding of the principle of bleeding control and apply them in emergencies.
  • Identifying types of bleeding: Participants will learn to identify different types of, including arterial, venous, and capillary bleeding.
  • Applying Pressure and Wound Packaging: The Stop the Bleed certification course will teach the participants how to apply direct pressure and apply wound packing techniques to control bleeding.
  • How to apply a tourniquet properly: The Stop the Bleed course will teach the participants to apply a tourniquet properly as a last resort to control severe bleeding
  • Recognizing the signs of shocks: The Stop the Bleed online course will teach participants on recognizing the signs of shock, a potentially life-threatening condition that can occur when someone loses a significant amount of blood.
  • Importance of bystander intervention: Participants will learn about bystander intervention to save lives in emergencies by taking quick and appropriate actions.

Stop the Bleed Online Course

Online Session Only at $25

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Heart Start CPR Online Course Policy:
  • NO REFUNDS on Online Courses
  • Exchange from an online course to a physical in-class course is only allowed if the keycode has not been sent to the student
  • For Technical Support, contact American Heart Association AHA @ (888) 242-8883 or 
  • If you would like to schedule a specific date and time for your class, you may do so 72 hours ahead of time. Just call our office to schedule your session time!
CME/CE credit is provided by the American Heart Association for Physicians, P.A.s, Nurses, Pharmacists, and EMTs.
Please Note: This course has been tested on Windows XP and Mac OSX, with Internet Explorer 7+ or Firefox 2+. HeartCode programs are not supported by Apple Safari. Students are allowed up to 60 days after the completion of the online part of the course to complete the skills session.
Discount codes are not valid on online courses.

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Enroll in the Stop the Bleed Training at Heart Start CPR

The Training is designed for anyone who wants to learn how to recognize and respond to bleeding which can be life-threatening. This includes but is not limited to first responders, law enforcement personnel, teachers, workplace employee, and the general public. The Stop the Bleed training is intended in empowering individuals with knowledge and skills to act quickly and effectively in bleeding emergencies.