Basic Sports first Aid
Both coaching assistants and club volunteers would find this session useful. No prior first aid experience is required. This course covers the very basics of first aid and it will also provide you with knowledge of how to assess an incident, and what to do next. There are demonstrations of resuscitation and other techniques to deal with injuries such as sprains and strains.
The Session will consist of the required 3 contact hours. Delegates must be signed in and seated 5 minutes before the start of the course.
Start Time 1745hrs end time 2130hrs. This will allow for 3/4 hour to be split throughout the day for Admin, breaks and refreshments And any Covid related task.
Delegates who are not present during the health and safety briefing at 1745hrs will not be able to join or continue on the course.
Each course is classroom based with some practical work which may be outside.
Light refreshments of tea & coffee etc. may be provided at suitable periods throughout the course.
Parking is available.
Disabilities, complaints, diversity and H&
All information will be explained by the trainer at the opening welcome but it is reminded that First aiders should be physically able to demonstrate their competencies, all learning outcomes must be achieved to successfully gain the qualification.
Candidates should wear Suitable clothing and footwear for first aid practicals.
Any disabilities, injures or special learning needs that may effect learning or require reasonable adjustments to be made, must be notified in writing to VTS 7 days before the start of the course.
Candidates should wear Suitable clothing and footwear for first aid practicals for inside and outside. The training will require you to lay or roll on the floor and kneel down to preform CPR
This course requires close contact with other delegates and first aid manikins and contains videos and images of injuries appropriate to the subject.First
Hands must be cleanly scrubbed, all open wounds to be covered. if you have a cold or cough please notify the trainer before start.
The current COVID advice will be followed.