First Aid Course for Sports Coaches


Published 29 August 2014


The Vale of Glamorgan Council’s Sports Development Team have organised an Emergency First Aid course for sports coaches and individuals within a sports environment.


Delivered by First Aid Supplies and Training Wales, the course is nationally recognised and participants will receive a certificate that lasts for three years.


The course will cover areas such as treatment of unconscious patient, breathing disorders, and fractures.


The course will take place on Sunday 19 October from 10am to 4pm at the Civic Offices, Barry, and will cost £25. Clubs are reminded that they can apply for Community Chest funding to cover the cost of attendance. The course is being run as part of the Council’s Creating Confident Coaches project which aims to develop sporting coaches in the Vale.


Spaces must be pre-booked and are limited. If you are interested in attending the course, please contact Karen Davies from the Sports Development Team on 01446 704793.