Level 1 Sports Trainers Course

31/05/2020 09:00 to 31/05/2020 14:00
Online via Webcast

Level 1 Sports Trainers Courses

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

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: $190 per person (when booked online)

Course prerequisites

A current Provide First Aid (HLTAID003) & CPR certificate is required to receive Accreditation. This can be completed prior to or after the course however accreditation will not be granted until evidence of current certificates has 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.


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