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How to Save a Life

This course will teach you how to save a life!
Roi Shternin
6,177 students enrolled
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Recognize and respond to life-threatening situations, with skills including: CPR, choking maneuvers, bleeding control and more.
Perform CPR
Help a distressed patient
Stop a life-threatening bleed
Treat life threatening injuries

Learn the how to recognize the most common and dangerous medical emergencies, and what to do while you wait for help to arrive.

Save the Life of a Loved One with these Basic First Aid Skills

  • Learn CPR
  • Stop your baby from choking
  • Save a loved one from a heart attack
  • Recognize a stroke before it’s too late
  • Help accident victims
  • Stay safe during a fire

When the Sh** Hits the Fan, You Can Keep Your Cool if You Know What to Do

In the age of the internet, there are plenty of online first aid courses for you to choose from. These will teach you all the same things, but you won’t get to practice those skills to get them right.

Here, you will learn to reach the same goal – saving a life – in a way that you won’t need to practice in class to get it right.

Calling for an ambulance is always step one, but what then? When every second counts, you can make the difference between your loved one making it in (relatively) good shape onto the ambulance, or deteriorating catastrophically before help has even arrived.

If you want to learn what to do when things go wrong, check out this course.

Content and Overview

We designed this first aid course so that you can learn crucial skills like CPR without practicing them in class. You don’t need any prior knowledge to take this course.

We cover the most common life threatening emergencies, from the generic “there’s someone lying on the ground, is he unconscious?” to “that car hit a woman in the crosswalk, I think she’s still breathing!”

You will learn not only what to do in different types of emergencies, but also how to help different types of people. For example, you can’t do CPR on babies the same way you do on adults, the Heimlich manoeuvre is different for pregnant women, and not everyone can be saved from a heart attack using aspirin.

We’ve also included some bonus content:

  • Info on the leading causes of death in the world – heart attacks and strokes – why they happen, how you can recognize them, and what you should do when they happen.
  • Important guideline you should follow in case of a fire, as well as tips on how you can prevent the fire altogether.

Finally, we’ve boiled everything down to the exact steps you need to remember for each emergency situation, and put them all in the downloadable Study Manual for you to keep and refer back to whenever you want or need to. Now you’re ready to roll.


Course Intro

Hi guys, and welcome to our course! Here you'll learn how to save a life! Feel free to download our study manual, found at the last lecture of this course. Let's start!

The Unresponsive Patient

To CPR or not to CPR?

Learn how and when to perform Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), and what to do when someone is unresponsive but doesn't need CPR.

To CPR or not to CPR?

What do you do with an unresponsive adult?

The Distressed Patient

Choked Up! Or, How to Save a Choking Person

All about the Heimlich Maneuver.

How to Save a Choking Person
Oh Baby! Or, How to Save a Baby

Preventing and treating a choking baby, baby CPR.

How to Save a Baby?

How do you treat a choking baby?

The Injured Patient

Trauma and Accidents

How to help an accident victim without risking your own safety or making the victim's condition worse.

Bloody Heck! Or, How to Stop a Bleed

Different ways to stop your patient from bleeding to death.

How to Stop a Bleed
Bonus: Burn, Baby, Burn! Treating and Preventing Burns and Fires

How to prevent burns and fires, how to treat burns, and how to stay safe during a fire.


Bonus: Fatal Illness

Bonus: The Deadliest Killers

The world's leading causes of death are heart attacks and strokes. Learn how to identify them, and what to do next.

Fatal Illness

Course Summary & Study Manual

Course Summary (find the Study Manual here!)

A quick recap of what we covered in this course.

Course Summary

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