Football (SYFA) First Aid

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This regulated and nationally-recognised course involves First Aid training specific to any football-related injuries and is recommended by the Scottish FA (Football Association) and the Scottish Youth Football Association (SYFA). Whether you are a youth football coach or volunteer with a kids team, this course will provide all the knowledge you need to administer first aid should any situation arise on the pitch. 

More Information

  • Approved by the Scottish Youth Football Association as we are a registered centre to train the course
  • Certificate valid for 3 years
  • 1 day course (7 hours)

What’s covered?

  • The role and responsibilities of a first aider
  • Assessing an incident
  • Managing an unresponsive casualty
  • CPR and Automated External Defibrillation (AED) use
  • Recovery Position
  • Heart attack
  • Stroke
  • Head, neck and back injuries
  • Chest and abdominal injuries
  • Fractures
  • External bleeding
  • Shock
  • Burns and scalds
  • Choking
  • Poisoning
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Asthma
  • Diabetes
  • Epilepsy and seizures
  • Treatment for hot and cold temperatures
  • Minor injuries
  • Sprains, strains and dislocations
  • Eye injuries