Pitchside Sports First Aid

Introduction

  • About & Content

    About

    This 2 day course is suitable for anyone working at sports clubs, sporting events and tournaments. On this course we will look at the treatment of head injuries, spinal injuries and include the roles and responsibilities working at a sporting event. We also include the use of AED defibrillators which are widely available at sporting clubs and events.

     

    Content

    • First Aid Principles
    • Initial Assessment – DRAB
    • CPR
    • Unconscious Casualty
    • Heart Attack
    • Shock
    • Asthma
    • Seizures and Epilepsy
    • Fainting
    • Choking
    • Bleeding
    • Embedded Objects
    • Burns & Scalds
    • Anaphylactic Shock
    • Soft Tissue Injuries – Sprains & Strains
    • Dislocations & Fractures – splinting and moving
    • Head Injuries
    • Airway Management – Intubation
    • Concussion – Pocket SCAT test
    • Spinal Injuries – NEXUS protocol
    • Eye Injuries
    • Pitchside Roles & Responsibilities
    • AED Defibrillator Usage

  • Cost & Date

    Cost

    £179.00

     

    Dates 2017 (2 day workshop)

    To book, please click on the required date below (it will take you to our booking site).

    PFA6 – 13th/14th November

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