Course

We are affiliated with the RCPSG and have CPD approval for 9 points.

Equipment

We are delighted to announce we have produced a brand new bespoke bag in association with PromoteMedical Ltd which is available for order now.

Education

The Emergencies in Sport Medicine textbook has been co-edited by Dr Jonny Gordon and Dr Julian Redhead. Available from March 2012. Purchase here.

Timetable

Day 1     –   Hampden Park

0830 Registration

0845 Introduction

0900 Lecture “Assessment of the collapsed athlete”

0930 Lecture “Assessment of the injured athlete”

1000 Faculty Demonstration   – cardiac arrest

1010 BREAK

1030 Skill Stations (x20mins each –except airway and cardiac arrest x40mins)

Skill Station 1: Cervical Spine – assessment/collars

Skill Station 2: Log Roll including Face down

Skill Station 3: Extrication  and Handover

Skill Station 4: Equipment and Splints

Skill Station 5A & 5B :  Airway

Skill Station 6A & 6B : Cardiac Arrest (BLS & AED only)

1230 LUNCH

1320 Complete Skill Stations

1400 Faculty demonstration – Trauma

1410 Trauma Groups x 4 30 minutes each

Trauma Group 1: Cervical Spine

Trauma Group 2: Head and Face

Trauma Group 3: Chest and Abdo

Trauma Group 4: Pelvis and Limb

1610 MCQ

1630 Mentor and Finish

 

Day 2

0830 Optional refresh/practice of Day 1 skill stations

0850 Mentor groups

0900 Scenarios x8

1100 BREAK

1115 Group Discussions/Scenarios

Wound management
Medical Emergencies 1 – Choking & Anaphylaxis
Medical Emergencies 2 – Seizures (epilepsy, diabetes and AED/BLS)
Concussion including Head Injury Assessment

1315 LUNCH

1345 Scenario Testing  Group A&B       MCQ Group C&D

1445 Scenario Testing  Group C&D       MCQ Group A&B

1600 RESULTS and FEEDBACK

1615 FINISH

 

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      • “Just wanted to say thank you for the quality of teaching provided. The sportpromote course has definitely been the best sports 1st aid course I have attended. Will definitely be recommending it to my colleagues” 


        —Laura Chimimba

        Hamilton FC


      • “This course is a must for any physio or doctor who may find themselves pitchside without paramedic backup.”  


        —David Wylie

        (Aberdeen FC)


      • “Although I had read the website, I had not taken in how well catered for we were in terms of the number of and quality of tutors on the course. They were all excellent and very supportive.”


        —Colin Fettes

        (Clachnacuddin FC)