SASI Level 1 Sports Trainers Course

12/02/2020 10:00 to 13/02/2020 15:30
Office for Recreation, Sport and Racing G2/3

Level 1 Sports Trainers Courses

Please note that this course is for SASI Athletes and Staff Only. 

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.

The Level 1 Sports Trainers Course consists of one face to face day plus an online component. You will cover the following topics:

The Sports Trainer in Action Medical Conditions
Introduction to Anatomy Trunk Injuries
Injury Prevention Head and Spine Injuries
Injury Management Environmental Injuries
Upper and Lower Limb Injuries Wound Management for sport
Nutrition Drugs in Sport
Ankle, Finger & Thumb Taping Moving the Injured athlete

Benefits of attending a SA Sports Medicine Association Sports Trainer Course

Benefits of attending the SA Sports Medicine Association (SASMA) Level 1 Sports Trainers course are:

  • Delivered to competency based outcomes
  • Delivered by experienced qualified Workplace Trainers & Assessors who are also experienced Level 2 Sports Trainers
  • Sports medicine professionals (Doctors and Physiotherapists) present key components of the course
  • Child Safe environments are addressed

Cost: $176 per person

Course prerequisites

To receive Accreditation please complete the Online Component prior to coming to the course and please provide a current First Aid (HLTAID003) & CPR Certificate as well as DCSI Working with Children Check. These can be completed prior to or after the course however accreditation will not be granted until evidence of current certificates have been received. 

On successful completion of a SASMA Sports Trainers course?

A National Accreditation lasts for 3 years and is issued on successful completion of the course.  On Successful completion of the SASMA Sports Trainers courses candidates will be eligible to apply for Sports Trainer Membership and insurance through Sports Medicine Australia.


I authorise SA Sports Medicine Association (SASMA) to use any film footage, photographic images or sound recording produced in any format taken or recorded of me by SASMA for the purposes of promotion on the SASMA website (, SASMA Facebook and/or Twitter pages and other promotional material for future courses and/or conferences. 

Register Now