Meath LSP provides courses in Sports First Aid
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.
Sports Injuries First Aid Course
The course is aimed at coaches, mentors, teachers, supervisors, players, athletes and volunteers. Anyone wishing to be able to deal with minor sports injuries.
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.
This course has an emphasis on dealing with minor Sports Injuries.
Bleeding and Wounds
Treatment for Shock
Sprains & Strains
Unconsciousness & the Recovery Position
On Successful Completion Course, participants are issued with a First Aid Certificate of attendance. All instructors & examiners hold current certification from the Occupational First Aid Assessment Agent and are listed on their register maintained there on behalf of the Health and Safety Authority.
For further details on training dates please see Calendar of Courses & Events here
The next Sports Injuries First Aid Workshop is taking place in 2018: Monday 8th October, 6.30pm-10pm, Navan.