Sports First Aid

This course is focused on dealing effectively with sports injuries.

Recommended for

People who are involved in sports, including players, coaches, team managers and parents.

What this 8 hour course covers

Help your team through accidents on the sports field or other sports arena, and ensure their injuries are dealt with promptly. Being first to respond, while waiting for medical professionals to arrive, is essential to helping others through sports injuries like concussion or muscular injuries.

You will learn:

  • role of a sports first aider
  • basic anatomy
  • injury prevention: ACC 10 stage programme
  • assessing injuries
  • soft tissue injuries
  • head injuries
  • spinal injuries
  • environmental conditions.