Level 1 Sports Trainer

The Level 1 Sports Trainer assists athletes in the prevention of injuries and provides initial sports injury management. Level 1 Sports Trainers work at sporting clubs, school sports days, national and international events.

Why become a Level 1 Sports Trainer?

Must be at least 16 years of age to receive SASMA Accreditation.
A current Provide First Aid (HLTAID011- valid for 3 years) & CPR (HLTAID009 - valid for 12 months) certificate is required to receive SASMA Accreditation.
Course Structure
The course structure will involve:
  • An online Emergency Responder Course including assessment component to be completed prior to the Practical day
  • A full day face to face component to complete practical assessments
During the registration process you will be asked to select a practical session which you must attend to obtain your accreditation. If you are in a regional location, please select the regional option and you will be notified when a Practical Assessment day is running in your area. The location of regional Practicals will be determined based on the region of those who sign up for the courses to ensure minimum numbers are met for the course. 


Regular Registration $275

Club Registration $275

Allied Health Registration $210

Course Dates - 2022


The confirmed dates for Level 1 Sports Trainer Courses in 2022 are listed below.  
Only one course will be available online for registration at a time. Following the conclusion of a practical day, the next course will be opened to accept registrations.
Please note that for completion of the Level 1 Sports Trainer Course you must attend the full day Practical Assessment.


26th JUNE   27 Valetta Road, Kidman Park 26th JUNE Port Augusta
26th JUNE Victor Harbour
17th JULY 27 Valetta Road, Kidman Park 21st AUGUST 27 Valetta Road, Kidman Park


We ask that you make every effort to attend this practical, however if this is not possible, you may elect to attend one of the above practical sessions by contacting with your preferred practical date.

Allied Health Level 1 Sports Trainers Course
The Allied Health Level 1 Sports Trainers Course is for Allied Health Students and Professionals who have completed a minimum of their first year of a Health or Medical Science based degree. If you are not sure if you qualify for this course, then please contact us at

Club Registrations
For clubs wishing to register participants in any of the courses below please register online using credit card details or complete the Club Registration and return it to

Level 1 Club Registration Form   Allied Health Club Registration Form  

Once filled in the Club Registration Form becomes a Tax Invoice. Payment must be sent in with the Club Registration Form (e.g. cheque or credit card details filled in on the form) or with a copy of receipt of Direct Debit payment. Please note that places in courses are not confirmed until payment has been received. 


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