Standard First Aid

Dates: Monday 6th of March 2017 -9.30pm
Tuesday 16th of May 2017  6-9.30pm
Wednesday 20th of September 2017 6-9.30pm
Location: Les Cotils with St John's Ambulance
Cost: £50

This course will give you all the necessary first aid skills to deal with a whole range of sporting injuries. Anyone involved in sporting activities should attend. You will learn how to deal with the type of injuries and medical emergencies that can happen during sporting activities.

Successful course attendees will receive a certificate valid for 3 years and automatically receive ‘associate membership insurance’ providing ‘Good Samaritan’ insurance cover for the duration of the validity of their training qualification.

Mandatory course content modules:
Primary Survey
Resuscitation
Unconscious Casualty

Optional modules
Bleeding & bruising (minor)*
Bone, muscle & joint injuries*
Burns and scalds
Casualty Management- outdoors
Chest pains
Childhood conditions
Choking*
Communication & casualty care
Defibrilating a casuality
Eye Injury
Fainting
Head Injury
Role of the first aider*
Seizures
Shock*
Spinal Injury

*Recommended sport modules