Sports First Aid

Duration – 1 day course (7hrs contact time)              IS+Training certified (non-regulated)

Certificate is valid for 3 years

This IS+Training qualification is specifically designed for those who are involved in sports. Not only is Basic Life Support included, but many other First Aid conditions are also covered, making this qualification ideal for coaches, instructors and helpers.

The course consists of practical, theory and blended learning, with on-going assessment throughout.

What’s covered:

  • Responsibilities and reporting
  • Resuscitation (CPR, Adult & Child)
  • Safe use of an AED
  • Assessment of the situation
  • Heart attacks
  • Choking
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • Minor injuries
  • Seizures
  • Shock
  • Fractures
  • Head injuries
  • Asthma
  • Heat and cold
  • Soft Tissue Injuries
  • Burns
  • Spinal injuries
  • Anaphylactic Shock
  • Eye injuries