OSH Qualifications UK Level 3 International Award In Emergency First Aid for Sports

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1.Who is this qualification for?

This qualification is suitable for anyone involved in sports, physical activities, or recreational pursuits where the risk of injuries is inherent. It provides a foundation in essential first aid principles with a focus on scenarios commonly encountered in the sports environment. Participants will learn how to manage injuries specific to sports, such as shock, sprains, strains, head injuries and other sports-related incidents.

This qualification focuses on providing the necessary knowledge and skills to respond effectively to emergency situations that may occur in a sports activities. The target audience for this qualification typically includes:
Individuals involved in coaching sports teams or providing guidance to athletes.
Educators responsible for teaching physical education and overseeing sports activities in schools.
Professionals working in fitness and wellness settings who may encounter emergency situations with clients during exercise sessions.
Individuals officiating sports events who need to be prepared to respond to emergencies on the field.
Athletes and team members who want to enhance their understanding of first aid in the context of sports.
Individuals engaged in recreational sports activities who want to be equipped with basic emergency first aid skills.

2.How long will it take?

Expect to dedicate approximately 8 hours of study to achieve this qualification.

3.Topics Covered

Topics covered include the duties and obligations of a first aider encompass evaluating incidents, handling individuals who are unresponsive and not breathing, managing casualties experiencing shock, providing initial assistance to individuals with suspected injuries to the head, spine, and chest, addressing eye injuries, as well as attending to those with bone or joint injuries.

4.Assessment Method

The assessment for this qualification is conducted through a multiple-choice examination and Practical demonstration.

5.Guidance for International Delivery

OSH Qualifications Board UK recommends reaching out to the relevant Government Department in the target country where you plan to provide this qualification. This ensures alignment with local regulations and rules. In certain cases, registration as a training provider within the host country might be necessary. It is important to note that while OSH Qualifications Board UK upholds its own rigorous standards for approving centers, it does not represent or speak for other organizations or governmental departments.