Course 1: The Chartered Physiotherapists in Sport and Exercise Medicine (CPSEM)
Once registered with the ISCP you will receive information about upcoming dates, as the website seems to be running behind with the dates available for courses.
New post by the CPSEM posted only on the 11th of May!
Course title: Sports Traumatology
Date:10th August 2013
Location: O’Brien Institute Marino Dublin 3
Price: €220 for ISCP members, €200 for CPSEM members
Presenters: Dr. Ronan More O’Ferrall & Mr. Tom Giffney (CODEBlue Ltd)
About the Course: This One Day course provides Professional Basic Life Support including Heartsaver AED training, which will be certified by the Irish Heart Foundation/American Heart Association. The Sports Trauma Programme will include practical training in Airway Management, Spinal Management and Wound/Fracture Management.
Course 2: Sports Injuries and First Aid
It is intended for participants who provide immediate on-field first-aid and emergency medical support. Suitable candidates include (but are not limited to) team doctors, physiotherapists, coaches, first responders, voluntary first-aiders.
Course Duration and content:
This 1-day programme involves multiple learning activities.
Instructor-led skills demonstration and practice sessions that includes:
• The chain of survival
• Adult CPR with AED
• Child CPR with AED
• Airway Management
• Oxygen Therapy
• Head and Facial Trauma
• Chest Injury
• Extremity Injury and Splinting
• Open and closed Fracture management
• Medical Emergencies
• Cervical Collar application
• Spinal Immobilisation (supine, prone, sitting, standing, crouched)
• Spinal immobilisation in confined spaces
Criteria for successful completion:
• Actively participate in, practice, and complete all skills and learning stations
• Demonstrate competence in the performance of Basic Life Support (BLS) skills such as one and two rescuer CPR, incorporating the use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED).
Instructors: Our Instructors come from an Irish healthcare setting in fields such as Sports Medicine, EMS and Resuscitation Training
Instructor ratio: Participant-Instructor ratio 6:1(max)
Certification: We issue an Irish Heart Foundation / American Heart Association Heartsaver-AED Certificate. We also issue a certificate of attendance signed by the course Medical Director. It is recommended to renew your certification on a 2 yearly basis.
Dates: To be confirmed
Course 3: Standard Principles Of Resuscitation and Trauma in Sport (SPoRTS) Immediate Care Course
Prospective applicants: Please note that this course is open to medical practitioners in all specialties with an interest in sports, as well as (sport) physiotherapists and other allied healthcare professionals who have an interest in sports.
Course content: The course incorporates lectures, demonstrations, rapid response practicals, video critiques, and MCQs, amongst other things.
Dates: 18th, 19th and 20th October 2013
Price: €600 (including deposit €200)