The obvious place for First Aid

Sports First Aid Training

Sports first aid training is essential for those who have contact with people within a sporting environment and have the potential to be required to administer first aid as a result of a sports injury e.g. muscle strains or joint injuries.

Who Should Attend?

Sports first aid training is suitable for a wide range of people involved in sport. These include:

  • Sports coaches
  • Physiotherapists
  • Osteopaths
  • Match & club officials
  • Teachers
  • Parents
  • Fitness & gym instructors
  • Athletes & participants

Course Content

The main areas that a sports first aid course includes are:

  • Aims & principles of first aid
  • Event planning & record keeping
  • Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Care of the unconscious casualty
  • Bleeds
  • Soft tissue injuries and management
  • Fractures & dislocations
  • Head injuries
  • Spinal injuries
  • Hyperthermia/Hypothermia

Attending a sports first aid course will allow you to gain skills to deal with a range injuries that occur in a sporting environment. Course can be tailored to meet the specific needs different sports.

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