Event Details

First Responder for Sport & Healthcare Professionals - Winnipeg, MB

Mar
8

Event Type: Course

Website: https://www.sportphysio.ca/events/spc-first-responder-for-sport-healthcare-professionals-winnipeg-mb-march-8-10/

Start Date: March 8, 2019, 12:00 am

End Date: March 10, 2019, 12:00 am

Location: R170 of the College of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Manitoba

Course Title: First Responder for Sport & Healthcare Professionals - Winnipeg, MB

Instructor: Mike McMurray

Dates: Friday, March 8 - Sunday, March 10, 2019

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

Location: R170 of the College of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Manitoba

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 regards 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 renewed every 3 years*

 

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, February 27, 2019

 

To register, or for more information, please click here