This eight-hour course serves as a combination of Sports First Aid course and Concussion Management workshop together in one day.
Sports First Aid course content:
The first component serves as an introduction to injury prevention and on-site management of sports related injuries. topics covered include recognition and control of potentially hazardous situations, injury assessment and the handling of life-threatening situations, management of common injuries, referral patterns and development of a sports first-aid kit.
Concussion Management workshop:
The second component of the focusses on sharing the latest medical and scientific information about brain injury, sport risk factors, prevention techniques, and concussion management guidelines.
Participants will review the latest assessment tools, protocols and techniques including: the Concussion Assessment Tool, and Return To-Learn and Return to-Sport protocols.
* A certificate of completion will be issued for both Sports First Aid and Concussion Management courses.
* Concussion Management completion is approved for BCRPA, CMTBC and NCCP Continuing Education credits.
Our next Sports First Aid & Concussion Management Course takes place on December 10th at Kerrisdale Community Centre.
Course registration fee: $160 (plus GST)
For more infomation or to request a course in your area please contact SportMedBC’s Manager of Sport Safety & Event Services: