Event Details

First Responder for Sport & Healthcare Professionals - Calgary, AB

May
10

Event Type: Course

Website: https://www.sportphysio.ca/events/spc-first-responder-for-sport-healthcare-professionals-calgary-ab-may-10-12/

Start Date: May 10, 2019, 12:00 am

End Date: May 12, 2019, 12:00 am

Location: Edge School Sport Therapy Clinic, 33055 Township Road 250, Calgary, AB

Course Title: First Responder for Sport & Healthcare Professionals - Calgary, AB

Instructor: Robyn Spencer

Dates: Friday, May 10 - Sunday, May 12, 2019

Times: Friday - 12:00 PM; Saturday & Sunday - 8:30 AM

Location: Edge School Sport Therapy Clinic, 33055 Township Road 250, Calgary, AB

Registration Fees: SPC Members: Full Course - $565 (plus tax), Recertification - $440 (plus tax); Non-Members: Full Course - $600 (plus tax), Recertification - $460 (plus tax); New SPC Student Members: Full Course - $510 (plus tax)

 

This is a 3-day lecture and practical course (second 2 days for those requiring recertification only) that meets the requirements of the Canadian Red Cross Society and Sport Physiotherapy Canada for First Responder Certification.

The examples/scenarios used will be sport-specific to enhance the learning of all participants with regard to event coverage situations (whether planning to challenge the SPC Certificate/Diploma exams or not). At the end of the course, the participant:

  • Completes a standardized written exam to meet national Canadian Red Cross standards
  • Have an enhanced ability to respond to emergency situations on-site (i.e.: head injuries and bleeds)
  • Be trained to use oxygen and an Automated External Defibrillator
  • Be able to transfer players onto spinal boards effectively (including rolls)

*Please note that First Responder Certification must be renwed every 3 years*

 

Regsitration Deadline: Wednesday, May 1, 2019

 

To register, or for more information, please click here