Do you participate in sports or work as a sports coach? Do you wonder what to do when injuries or accidents occur? If so, our sports first aid training course will help you learn very useful skills!

About The Sports First Aid Course  

Millions of accidents happen on the field every day. Therefore, it is crucial to know basic first aid for both players and coaches.

Our sports first aid course teaches you lots of useful skills and knowledge in case of an injury. You will learn essential first-aid techniques for common injuries. So, you can provide immediate care until medical help arrives.

From our course, you will gain all the skills necessary to provide care and support for athletes. Hence, you will be able to ensure their safety and well-being on and off the field.

So, why wait? Enrol in our sports first aid course today and prevent major injuries from happening!

Benefits of the Sports First Aid Course:

  • Increased Safety: Our course teaches you how to assess and effectively provide care for common injuries. As a result, you will be able to ensure the safety of athletes.
  • Rapid Reaction Capabilities: You will gain the skills and knowledge to respond quickly and effectively to emergencies. Thus, you will be able to act on time and prevent any major complications.
  • Injury Prevention: Our sports first aid course teaches you preventive measures and techniques such as proper warm-up, stretching exercises and much more. Therefore, you will be able to minimise the risks of sports injuries.
  • Career Options: The skills you gain from our sports first aid training course are essential in the sports field. Hence, it opens up many career doors and makes you a capable employee.

Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the function and obligations of sports first aid.
  • Perform emergency first aid safely.
  • Conduct a primary assessment of someone who needs first aid.
  • Assess a victim’s condition and conduct a primary and secondary examination.
  • Perform a full body check and keep an eye on your vital signs.
  • Correctly apply wound dressings, bandages, CPR aids, and other first-aid kit products.
  • Perform CPR and place the victim in a recovery position.
  • Determine the different types of damage to the harbour.
  • Recognize the warning signs and symptoms of a heart attack, asthma attack, or seizure.
  • Carefully and safely remove the clothing and headgear.

Who is this Sports First Aid Course for?

This course is perfect for anyone involved in sports activities, including:

  • Athletes
  • Coaches
  • Physical Education Teachers
  • Sports Enthusiasts
  • Trainers

Why choose the Sports First Aid Course from the School Of Health Care?

  • Self-paced flexibility: Learn at your own pace, from anywhere you prefer.
  • Quality assurance: One of the best sports first aid courses in the UK.
  • Comprehensive study materials: Easily grasp the content with high-quality resources.
  • Expert-developed curriculum: Gain insights from industry professionals who crafted the course.
  • Assess your knowledge: Evaluate your progress through module-based multiple-choice quizzes.
  • Immediate assessment results: Receive automated feedback and results instantly.
  • 24/7 support: Get assistance via live chat, phone, or email whenever needed.
  • Recognise your achievement: Obtain a free PDF certificate upon course completion.

Sports First Aid Course Requirements

No specific credentials or background are required to join our Course. However, to ensure a successful and engaging experience, we do have a few requirements that we ask students to meet:

  • English language proficiency: You will need to interact with the course content and instructions. Thus, you can actively participate in discussions when you have a solid command of the English language.
  • Enthusiasm and self-motivation: Passion and desire are required for effective learning. Bring your excitement and a determined mentality to delve into the course content. Discover new concepts and apply what you have learned in real-world circumstances.
  • Basic computer knowledge: In today’s digital age, having basic computer skills is essential. Thus, a fundamental understanding of computers and internet usage will benefit your learning journey.
  • Age requirement: Students of all ages are welcome to apply for this program. However, a minimum age of 16 is required to establish an adequate learning environment for everyone.

Assessment Method

After completing each module, you will get MCQ quizzes to assess your learning. You will move through the later modules upon completing the quiz test (60% correct answer at least). This process continues till the end of the course. Apart from this, you do not need to sit for other assessments.


After completing the course, you can download your certificate for FREE without any delay. The hard copy of the certification will be on your doorstep via post, which will cost £13.99 (if claimed by the learner). We usually review courses to ensure their quality and to deliver up-to-date training content for your chosen subject. It is worth noting that while certificates do not expire. But, we recommend reviewing or renewing them on an annual basis.

Career Path

  • Athletic Trainer: $48,700 – $90,200 per year
  • Sports Therapist: $42,300 – $78,400 per year
  • Physical Education Teacher: $49,100 – $91,200 per year 
  • After-School Sports Program Leader: $39,800 – $74,300 per year
  • Camp Counselor: $31,200 – $58,400 per year

Course Curriculum

01: An Overview of Sports First Aid
Module 01: An Overview of Sports First Aid 00:15:00
Module 01 Final Quiz Exam – An Overview of Sports First Aid 00:10:00
02: Preliminary Analysis
Module 02: Preliminary Analysis 00:30:00
Module 02 Final Quiz Exam – Preliminary Analysis 00:10:00
03: Importance of Life-Saving Priorities
Module 03: Importance of Life-Saving Priorities 00:30:00
Module 03 Final Quiz Exam – Importance of Life-Saving Priorities 00:10:00
04: First Aid for Frequent Injuries
Module 04: First Aid for Frequent Injuries 00:20:00
Module 04 Final Quiz Exam – First Aid for Frequent Injuries 00:10:00
05: First Aid for Severe Injuries
Module 05: First Aid for Severe Injuries 00:25:00
Module 05 Final Quiz Exam – First Aid for Severe Injuries 00:10:00
06: Injuries Caused by the Environment
Module 06: Injuries Caused by the Environment 00:15:00
Module 06 Final Quiz Exam – Injuries Caused by the Environment 00:10:00
07: Understanding Medical Emergencies
Module 07: Understanding Medical Emergencies 00:20:00
Module 07 Final Quiz Exam – Understanding Medical Emergencies 00:10:00
08: Points to Remember
Module 08: Points to Remember 00:20:00
Module 08 Final Quiz Exam – Points to Remember 00:10:00

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  1. sports First Aid


    I am a retired nurse, but even with my general first aid knowledge, this course has taught me so much more. It is ideal for anyone who is a total Novice in First Aid and interested in Sports first Aid, an asset for anyone working in sports. For me it is part of my Sports massage course.
    I 100% enjoyed the course. There is help available if needed. It is well designed, Interesting and you can go at your own pace. I highly recommend it for any adults as its good for your CV too.