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SportMedBC Sports First Aid Course

February 20, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Date: Saturday February 20th 2016

Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm

Location: PacificSport Interior (Tournament Capital Centre – 910 McGill Road, Kamloops, BC V2C 6N6)

Cost: $90 (+ GST)

Description:

This eight-hour course serves as an introduction to the prevention and on-site management of sports-related injuries. It is an excellent opportunity for parents, coaches, and recreational leaders to gain valuable skills & knowledge surrounding athletic injury management. The following topics will be discussed in detail:

–          Role, responsibility, and limitations of a Sports First Aid provider

–          Benefits & functionality of baseline medical examinations

–          Current best-practices in the prevention and management of common sports-related injuries

–          Emergency Action Plans

–          Recognition of potentially hazardous situations

–          Proper control & handling of life-threatening situations

–          Sports First Aid Kits – Essential components, and the use of medical supplies/equipment

A certificate will be issued to participants upon completion of the course.

*This course is eligible for professional development credits through the BCRPA and NCCP*

Registration Link: https://sportmedbc.com/products/sports-first-aid-course-february-20-2016-pacific-sport-interior-kamloops

Jodi is originally from Montréal, Quebec and spent a few years in Northern New Brunswick. She moved to Kamloops in the Spring of 2010 with her family and works as an educational assistant. Her 6 and 8 year old keep her really busy as they love exploring the area and enjoying what Kamloops has to offer!

Details

Date:
February 20, 2016
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Venue

PacificSport Interior
910 McGill Road
Kamloops, British Columbia V2C6N6 Canada
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