First Aid Awareness in Sport | Take the eLearning Course

First Aid Awareness - Level 1

In this course, you will learn how to prevent injury and promote safety measures as a Coach/Volunteer, and how to initiate first aid whilst waiting for a medical professional.

Pitched at an introductory level, and perfect for onboarding, the introduction to First Aid course will help you learn about a range of key topics including what you should have in your first aid bag and the best way to deal with common ailments.

The course will culminate in an assessment, which will see you awarded with a certificate on successful completion.


What others say about our courses

‘A fantastic course with insightful and relevant learning throughout, backed up by fantastic resources that can be utilised immediately.

Nick Edwards - Welsh Rugby Union Integrity Coordinator

topics Covered


Learn how to administer CPR and clear airways of obstructions and keep them clear


Understand the best way to deal with blood and soft tissue injuries

Fractures & Breaks

Understand the best way to help someone who has suffered a broken or fractured bone and deal with shock

Head Injuries

Learn the best approached to deal with head injuries and seizures.

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Groundwork was established in 1981 as a radical experiment to bring together communities, businesses and government in a joint effort to improve the quality of life and promote sustainable development in places that had become run-down and neglected. They provide a range of training for charities across the UK.



Our training is accredited by both the CPD Certification Service and CIMSPA (Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity. You can collect CPD points by completing them.