FA Emergency Aid course

FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football (EFAiF)

Course Overview

Minimum Age: 16 years

Course Duration: One day

Price: 60.00

Leading To: ‚ÄčThe FA Level 4 Intermediate Trauma Medical Management in Football (ITMMiF)

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COURSE DETAILS

The overall aim of The FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football (EFAiF) is to raise the standard of first aid provision within football.

It goes beyond generic first aid and includes elements specific to football.

The course will cover:

  • The role of the First Aider in football
  • The jaw thrust as an airway opening technique for a contact sport such as football
  • The A-E approach of the injured footballer (inclusive of the unconscious footballer)
  • Emergency Action planning for football Preparation for action for sudden cardiac arrest in the young
  • Recognition, BLS with AED
  • The FA Concussion guidelines and concussion management from a first aid perspective for football
  • Dispelling the myths of first aid in football
  • The football specific first aid kit and record keeping
  • Duty of care in football
  • Medical emergencies in football
  • Focusing on those illnesses that can lead to life threatening injuries in football
  • Limb threatening injuries in football
  • Wounds and bleeding / Fracture management for football
  • Acute soft tissue injury management in football
  • Spinal injuries in football, manual in line stabilisation and assisting the ambulance crew with a log roll
  • Paediatric elements to all of the above

Course Pre-requisites

The course is applicable to coaches, team managers, parents, teachers, volunteers and carers

Outcomes

To provide a you with the knowledge, practical skills and confidence to:

  • Attend a conscious or unconscious casualty
  • Ensure that appropriate care is given until the emergency medical services arrive and take over, or until an alternate healthcare professional assumes responsibility for the casualty

Available Dates

Start Date
Venue
Price
60.00
Location
RAF Brize Norton
Carterton
Oxfordshire
OX18 3LX
Contact
Sheila Haining
01993 895559
sheila.haining711@mod.gov.uk

Important Information

We adhere to a strict cancellation policy and by enrolling onto our course you agree to have read and agree to be bound by our Terms and Conditions.

Please note:

Courses run by the RAF FA are for military personnel only.

FAQS

Military personnel only.

Contact RAF FA HQ by email or telephone to request an application form.

Contact RAF FA HQ on Mil 95461 5559 Civ 01993 895559 to pay by card.

Yes - individuals may apply to use their Standard Learning Credits subject to meeting certain conditions.

Yes - all RAF FA courses are residential and transit accommodation will be provided on request.

This information will be provided in the Joining Instructions and will depend on which course you're attending.

Joining Instructions containing detailed information which is course specific will be issued on receipt of payment of the full course fee.

Get In Touch

By Phone: 01993 895559
(9am - 5pm Monday - Friday)

By Email: sheila.haining711@mod.gov.uk