Sports First Aid Training – ManOging the Injured Player

Sports First Aid Training – Managing the Injured Player This course covers a comprehensive range of topics to prepare participants to administer First Aid care. Participants will learn practical skills so that they can deal competently with situations that may arise. The Sports First Aid course will help to improve the quality of first aid available in the sport and exercise environment. The Sports Injuries Course is aimed at coaches, mentors, teachers, supervisors, players, athletes and all volunteers involved in sport and exercise. Make sport safer for everyone and help to ensure that any injuries are dealt with appropriately when they first occur and until arrival of health care professional. Training can be provided in your club or central venue as demand requires. Course materials will be provided and a Certificate of attendance along with an Irish Heart Foundation Heartsaver AED certificate will be issued on completion of the training. Course Content: The course covers basic first aid with an emphasis on sporting injuries along with Heartsaver AED course Wounds and Bleeding Internal Haemorrhage Nose Bleed Concussion Compression Heart Attack Choking Fractures Sprains and Strains Breathing difficulties Duration – 7 hour Course Cost – No. of Students 10 x €40.00 €400.00 Leitrim Sports Partnership will subsidised the First Aid Course by €20.00 per person, the cost per club/community group is No. of Students 10 x €20.00 = €200.00.(Maximum of 10 per course). Training can be provided in your club or central venue as demand requires. For further information on this sports first aid course, please contact Leitrim Sports Partnership, 071 9650498 or email,



10-Feb-15 by Leitrim Sports Partnership