Course

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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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      • “Experienced credible faculty – great experience all round.”  


        —Alan Rankin

        (Hamilton FC)


      • “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


      • “Course well worth it. Defibrillated a guy within 2 minutes of arrest on GMeds today and got him back. Justified the course fee on its own!”  


        —Greig Nicol