FA Emergency First Aid

Awarded by the Football Association, this short 3 hour course provides club representatives and volunteers with the crucial basic skills in Emergency First Aid including resuscitation and life-saving skills.

Course Info

Minimum Age: 16 Years
Course Duration: 3 Hours
Pre-requisites: None 
Post course pathway:   FA Basic First Aid for Sport

This course is open to anyone over the age of 16 who would like to be trained to deal with emergency first aid and treatment of injuries. Devon FA will also work with individual clubs or leagues who believe they have sufficient demand to warrant a club/league specific Emergency First Aid Course at their own venue. The minimum number of participants required for a course to run is 10 per tutor. 

What can I expect from the course?

3 hours in duration, managed by an experienced and fully qualified FA Emergency First Aid Tutor, the course format is classroom based and will provide you with basic advice on how to preserve life, limit the effects of injury and promote recovery. On completion, your Emergency First Aid certificate will be valid for 3 years and is a pre-requisite to gaining a ‘pass’ across all FA Coaching qualification levels. You are advised to wear loose, comfortable clothing as part of the workshop will involve being placed into the recovery position during practice demonstrations. 

On completion of the course, you will have covered;

CPR (Cardio Pulmonary
Resuscitation)
Emergency Action Plans
Recovery Position
Head injuries
Asthma
Dealing with choking
Dealing with heart attacks
Plus other on-field scenarios 

If you have any questions please contact Devon FA on annie.watts@devonfa.com or ring Annie Watts on 01626 325914.

 

Read more at http://www.kentfa.com/coaches/courses/emergency-first-aid-workshop#K5tYTYMWgAhkB6uC.99

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