Sport & Exercise

National Sports First Aid Course

A National Governing Body recognised course teaching pitch side first aid skills to all those involved in sport including First Aid volunteers, coaches, parents, teachers and athletes themselves

The course comprises of an e-learning module which has been updated to include information relevant to COVID-19. On completing the module the candidates attend a half day practical session prior to becoming certified.

The course has both theoretical and practical elements which is designed to improve competence and confidence in dealing with First Aid  situations.

You will learn basic life support skills use of automated external defibrillators  (AED’s), how to deal with sports injuries and medical conditions.

Your certificate is awarded on successful completion of both the e-learning module and the practical components of the course and is valid for 3 years.

No prior First Aid knowledge is required.

This course is endorsed by the SFA SRU and World Rugby

Future courses Cost (per person) Booking

Tuesday 20 September 2022; Peffermill Playing Fields

Students: £75

Community: £100

Email fasic@ed.ac.uk to register interest

Once your booking has been confirmed, a member of the team will call to take payment and this must be paid within 24 hours.  A booking confirmation email with further instructions on payment and the online module will then be sent.

To register interest and to be the first to hear about future courses please email fasic@ed.ac.uk