First Aid for Dance & Sports

first aid for dance & sports

The First Aid for Dance & Sports course is designed to enable dance teachers  and sports leaders / coaches to have a basic understanding of first aid techniques for conditions that they may encounter during their sessions.  

The course covers primary and secondary care skills. Occupations that can use this course include: dance class teachers, sports coaches, personal trainers and anyone involved in this type of activity.

Course Content

Duration: 6 hours

Delivery: 1 day or flexible delivery

Delegates: maximum 12

Delegates need to wear practical clothing for training

  • The role and responsibilities of the first aider
  • Managing an emergency situation
  • The importance of communication
  • Casualty care
  • Initial assessment
  • AED Training
  • Allergic reaction and the use of auto-injectors
  • Asthma
  • Bleeding management
  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries
  • Burns
  • Choking adult, child and infant
  • Head injuries
  • Poisoning
  • CPR adult, child and infant
  • Treatment of an unconscious casualty
  • Minor injuries including nose bleeds