Health and Safety Courses

First Aid for Sports Injuries in Schools and Colleges

Course Description

This is a one-day training course regarding first aid for sports injuries. It teaches attendees how to treat people who become injured while involved in sporting activities. At the end of the course all candidates will receive a certificate of attendance. Please note that the course runs for groups only. It is particularly suitable for groups of:

  • Teachers and Other School Staff
  • Sports Coaches
  • Physiotherapists
  • Parents
  • Scout and Guide Leaders
  • Cricket Umpires
  • Football and Rugby Referees
  • Other Sports Officials

Topics Covered in the Course

  • Aims and Principles of First Aid
  • CPR
  • Care of the Unconscious Casualty
  • Shock
  • Bleeding (Including Nosebleeds)
  • Soft Tissue Injury (Sprains and Strains)
  • Fractures and Dislocations
  • Head Injuries
  • Spinal Injuries
  • Hypothermia and Hyperthermia

Additional Information

  • Date – 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Friday 4th November, 2016
  • Venue - Kettering Park Hotel and Spa
  • Price - £160 per Delegate
  • Presenter - Heather Sawyer, HTS Training Ltd

Contact us now, in Northampton, Northamptonshire, to acquire more information about our work as a school training provider.