2 Day Sports First Aid

Highway 2 First Aid offers a 2 day Sports Course designed for P.E Teachers , Sports Leaders , Pitch Side Coaches and Pitch Side First Aiders. This course is continually assessed with a question paper at the end. Day 1 covers Emergency First Aid including CPR , Shock and dealing with an unconscious casualty. The 2nd day will be more scenario based covering other sports type injuries.

 

Included in the course :

  • Roles and responsibilities of First Aider
  • Scene management and scene safety
  • BLS (Basic Life Support and CPR)
  • Treatment of an unconscious casualty
  • Examination techniques
  • Shock and control of bleeding
  • Head injuries
  • Spinal injuries
  • Fractures
  • Strains/Sprains and Common sort tissue injuries
  • Common medical conditions
  • Practical splinting / bandaging
  • Moving and handling
  • Reporting and recording
  • What to carry in a first aid kit

The certificate is valid for 3 years

 

Instructor / Trainee ratio 1: 12 (maximum)

 

Course Duration : 2 days (12 hours contact time)

 

What's included: Our courses include instruction, presentation, handouts, first aid manual and use of first aid equipment.

Where to find us

Highway 2 First Aid

Gairich

19B Mary Countess Way

Glamis

Forfar

DD8 1RF

 

Tel: 07747 630566

 

Annual Skill Updates

We strongly recommend that First Aiders Undertake yearly refresher training. Highway 2 First Aid runs 3 hour update sessions.