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First Aid for Sports, Exercise & Fitness - Level 5 Award (SCQF)

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First Aid for Sport, Exercise & Fitness  – Level 5 Award (SCQF)

For a First Aid for Sports course in Surrey and around the UK have a look at the course details below. Our First Aid for Sport, Exercise & Fitness course is suitable for candidates who play, volunteer and work in a sporting environment, be that inside or out, who want to learn lifesaving skills with a main focus on managing incidents and assessing the casualty deciding if they should return to activity. Great for sport therapists, massage therapists, coaches and leaders within a sporting environment, personal trainers and group exercise Instructors for example; dance instructors, martial arts instructors. Group courses are great for colleges and clubs for any sport.

At Ascent First Aid, we are approved by the awarding organisation ITC First Aid Ltd and you can find us registered with them by researching us here.

Course timings: 1 day course. 7 1/2 hours contact. 9.30am to 6.00pm (inc. breaks and lunch)

Course Contents:

  • Return to play decision
  • Recognition of concussion
  • Vital signs
  • Incident management
  • Airway management (SAP – recovery position)
  • Assisted role
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (Adult & Multiple person CPR)
  • Choking (Adult)
  • Bleeding
  • Shock
  • Unconscious casualties
  • Discussion on first aid kits, record keeping and action plans
  • Soft tissue injuries

Assessment: Continuous observation throughout the day and a written multiple choice questionnaire assessment at the end of the day.

Certification: All successful candidates will receive a certificate from our awarding body ITC which is valid for 3 years.

“Great course! Luke is a great teacher and clearly has a passion for first aid. Very professional and always available for extra questions and to explain things differently so everyone understood.”

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At Ascent First Aid we can hold group bookings for your school and workplace or even just a large group of colleagues and friends. We can use a venue of your own or we can supply one for you. Please have a look at our prices and contact Ascent First Aid to discuss your options and pricing further.