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An essential first aid course for those who have responsibility for people within a sporting environment, for example:

  • Sports Coaches
  • Fitness and Gym Instructors
  • Referees and Club Officials
  • Physiotherapists and Trainers
  • Teachers and Parents

This course can be tailored to meet the specific needs of different sports.


A three-hour course consisting of theory and practical work.


  • Aims and principles of First Aid
  • Event planning and record keeping
  • Arriving at the scene
  • Casualty Assessment
  • Top-to-toe survey
  • Recovery position
  • Hygiene control
  • Resuscitation (cpr)
  • Care of the unconscious casualty
  • Bleeds
  • Soft tissue injuries (sprains and strains) and management
  • Fractures and dislocations
  • Head injuries
  • Spinal injuries
  • Hyperthermia / Hypothermia


Although there is no formal assessment, the trainer will assess each individual ongoing throughout the course and issue a Certificate of Attendance.