Sports Specific First Aid Training

Be able to provide high quality basic first aid in sporting environments to a range of incidents. Taught using lectures, simulated exercises and written and practical assessments.

Suitable for: Anyone who would like to become a first responder, including Spectators, Players, Physiotherapists, Lifeguards and Referees.

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Aim

Gain up to date knowledge as well as the practical first aid skills needed to deal with a wide range of sporting incidents.

Objectives

  • Discuss the role and responsibilities of the first aider
  • Outline the appropriate equipment for a sports first aider
  • Discuss adult basic life support, including the role of the defibrillator
  • Demonstrate how you would manage an unconscious, choking, heart attack and drowning casualties
  • Identify common sporting injuries, including head, facial, spinal and limb injuries
  • Outline the first aid response to common medical conditions in sport, including asthma, diabetes and allergies

This qualification is valid for 2 years, upon which delegates must revalidate with a full course.

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At the end of the course delegates should be able to:

  • Discuss their role as a first aider
  • Identify the correct equipment for a sports first aider, and how to manage an emergency
  • Manage unconscious, choking, heart attack and drowning casualties
  • Discuss the role of the defibrillator and outline common medical conditions in sport
  • Identify and discuss common sporting head, facial, spinal and limb injuries
Limited places
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15

Jun

Sports Specific First Aid

Belfast

£135.00

Saturday, 15 June 2024

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (1 day)

  • Belfast
  • £135.00 incl. VAT
Register3 places remaining

Sat 15 Jun 2024

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (1 day)

This course is suitable for all sport first responders including physiotherapists, lifeguards, referees, spectators and players. It aims to improve the quality of basic first aid provided in the sporting environment, and will consist of practicals, lectures and written and practical assessments. Suitable for: Physiotherapists, coaches, those who supervise or take part in sporting events

Register3 places remaining
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19

Oct

Sports Specific First Aid

Belfast

£135.00

Saturday, 19 October 2024

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (1 day)

  • £135.00 incl. VAT

Sat 19 Oct 2024

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (1 day)

This course is suitable for all sport first responders including physiotherapists, lifeguards, referees, spectators and players. It aims to improve the quality of basic first aid provided in the sporting environment, and will consist of practicals, lectures and written and practical assessments. Suitable for: Physiotherapists, coaches, those who supervise or take part in sporting events

Cost

£135.00 (including VAT)

Time

9:30am – 4:30pm

 

Location

Kingsbridge Training Academy

10 Falcon Way, Boucher Road,

Belfast, BT12 6SQ.

Accredited by

6 CPD Hours

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