Stop the Bleed

stop the bleed

Save a Life, Stop the Bleed 

Uncontrolled bleeding is the #1 cause of preventable death from trauma.

UC Davis Fire will train you to use on-hand resources to control a patient’s bleeding, until first responders arrive.

Click here to view and download the flyer

Summer Classes - Open Enroll

Sign Up 
Individual cost is $18

After following the link below, click the "CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE" tab located at the bottom of the left-hand side block. Then scroll to the bottom to find the Stop the Bleeding class. 

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Individuals can sign-up for a one-hour Stop the Bleed class to earn a training booklet and certification card. These instructor-led courses cover:

  • Tourniquet application
  • Wound packing
  • Bleeding control kits

Monthly Class Schedule

  • First Saturday  |  1 - 2 p.m.
    Same day as HeartSaver CPR classes
     
  • Second Saturday  |  1:30 - 2:30 p.m. 
    Same day as the BLS Provider CPR class

On-Campus Training for Departments 

Stop the Bleed training for departments is now available. The campus department requesting the training will need to provide the room and AV equipment.

To schedule a class email Beth Schroeder at ekschroeder@ucdavis.edu. Classes must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance and are subject to instructor availability. 

Cost* 

1-8 employees                                                                     $150 

9-16 employees                                                                   $180

17-24 employees                                                                 $210

25-30 employees                                                                $240

*There is an additional $6 fee per student for materials and certification. The American College of Surgeons guidelines state that there must be 1 instructor for every 8 students.