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Sports Emergency First Aid Course

These courses are 3 hour workshops designed for grassroots sports coaches, ensuring they learn the skills necessary to respond to an ill or injured athlete. Whether in training or at a game, coaches learn to give the appropriate care, prior to the arrival of professional responders.

Location
York RI New Lane, New Lane, York, North Yorkshire, YO24 4NX
Contact
Matt Orme / Matthew.Orme@york.gov.uk / 01904 551577

Sports Emergency First Aid Course

Who should attend?

  • A coach or player of any sport
  • A parent who wishes to have relevant information

What they will learn

  • They learn the skills necessary to respond to an ill or injured athlete. Whether in training or at a game, coaches learn to give the appropriate care prior to the arrival of professional responders.

Course content

  • Managing an incident
  • Priorities of First Aid
  • How to use first aid equipment
  • Resuscitation
  • Blood loss
  • Treatment of an unconscious casualty
  • Treatment of shock
  • Treatment of strains and sprains
  • Treatment of fractures
  • General discussion on common sporting injuries

In addition to these scheduled courses, we may be able to offer grassroots clubs within York closed courses at a venue/time of their choice, please note this is dependant upon the number of coaches they require to complete the qualification.

Please note: Any cancellations must be made at least one week prior to the course date to be eligible for a full refund. Should you be unable to make a payment online, please select the offline payment option when making your booking and contact Matt Orme (Matthew.Orme@York.gov.uk) for an alternative payment method.

Booking

General

£35.00

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