The recognition, assessment and immediate on-site management of sports injuries are crucial to facilitate rehabilitation and to minimise further risk of harm to the athlete. The Sports First Aid course designed for coaches, instructors, teachers, supervisors, sports assistants and volunteers; teaches the medical assessment and management of a wide variety of sports injuries. Importantly, participants will also know how to recognise when professional medical referral is warranted.

This course will include Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) certified Automated External Defibrillator (AED) & Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) training.

Course Structure

This is a one day workshop

Course aims & learning outcomes: 

The aim of the course is to equip students with the skills necessary for acute care of sports related injuries:

- CPR
- Splinting
- Impact injuries
- Sprains & strains
- Fractures

Combo:

Book sports first aid & taping and strapping together for a special price of €250

For bookings:

For bookings please contact Shane Ferris on T: 01 8920011 or E: shane.ferris@portobelloinstitute.ie 

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