The 1-day Fitness Sports First Aid course is a fun and practical introduction to first aid in a sports environment giving essential knowledge, skills and decision making processes for all sports first aiders in this sector.
It is specifically designed to meet the needs of Sports Therapists, Group Exercise Instructors, Coaches and Fitness Instructors.
? Sports specific practical scenario training
? A systematic approach to incident management. Primary Survey
? Vital signs
? Airway Management – safe airway positions & dealing with gum shields
?Return to play decisions following on-field assessment using SALTAPS
?Recognition of concussion – use of Maddock’s questions
?Soft tissue injuries, strains and sprains – when to and when not to use ice
?CPR Resuscitation procedures – single and multi-person scenarios
?Safe use of an AED (Automated External Defibrillator)