Emergency First Aid in Football

About The Course

The overall aim of The FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football (EFAiF) is to raise the standard of first aid provision within football.

It goes beyond generic first aid and includes elements specific to football.

To book a course near you, please click 'Find dates'. Please note that learners will need to adhere to the latest Covid-19 safety guidelines to attend this course; details will be sent to you prior to your course starting.

We will be launching more EFAiF courses throughout the 22/23 season.

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The course will cover:

  • The role of the First Aider in football
  • The jaw thrust as an airway opening technique for a contact sport such as football
  • The A-E approach of the injured footballer (inclusive of the unconscious footballer)
  • Emergency Action planning for football Preparation for action for sudden cardiac arrest in the young
  • Recognition, BLS with AED
  • The FA Concussion guidelines and concussion management from a first aid perspective for football
  • Dispelling the myths of first aid in football
  • The football specific first aid kit and record keeping
  • Duty of care in football
  • Medical emergencies in football
  • Focusing on those illnesses that can lead to life threatening injuries in football
  • Limb threatening injuries in football
  • Wounds and bleeding / Fracture management for football
  • Acute soft tissue injury management in football
  • Spinal injuries in football, manual in line stabilisation and assisting the ambulance crew with a log roll
  • Paediatric elements to all of the above


Course Pre-requisites

The course is applicable to coaches, team managers, parents, teachers, volunteers and carers

Outcomes

To provide a you with the knowledge, practical skills and confidence to:

  • Attend a conscious or unconscious casualty
  • Ensure that appropriate care is given until the emergency medical services arrive and take over, or until an alternate healthcare professional assumes responsibility for the casualty

Course availability

Thursday 18 August

FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football

Schedule

Venue

  • Kent FA,Invicta House,Cobdown Park,London Road
£95
£95

Monday 05 September

FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football

Schedule

Venue

  • Fleet Lane,Woodlesford,Leeds
£95
£95

Saturday 09 July

FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football

Schedule

Venue

  • Cornwall FA,Kernow House,15 Callywith Gate,Launceston Road
£95
£95

Monday 08 August

FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football

Schedule

Venue

  • Leicestershire & Rutland County FA,Dog and Gun Lane
£95
£95

Thursday 11 August

FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football

Schedule

Venue

  • Berks & Bucks FA,Kimber Road,Abingdon,Oxon
£95
£95

Friday 12 August

FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football

Schedule

Venue

  • Devon County FA Coach Road,Newton Abbot,Devon
£95
£95

Saturday 13 August

FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football

Schedule

Venue

  • Surrey FA,Meadowbank Football Ground,Mill Lane,Dorking
£95
£95

Wednesday 17 August

FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football

Schedule

Venue

  • Hertfordshire FA,Community Football Centre Letchworth
£95
£95

Wednesday 31 August

FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football

Schedule

Venue

  • Court Rd,Broomfield
£95
£95

Wednesday 31 August

FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football

Schedule

Venue

  • Middlesex FA HQ,Rectory Park,Ruislip Road,Northolt
£95
£95

Wednesday 07 September

FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football

Schedule

Venue

  • Cheshire FA,Hartford House,Hartford Moss Recreation Centre,Winnington
£95
£95

Wednesday 14 September

FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football

Schedule

Venue

  • Durham County FA Riverside South,Chester le Street
£95
£95

Sunday 18 September

FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football

Schedule

Venue

  • Suffolk FA,Bill Steward House,The Buntings,Stowmarket
£95
£95

Thursday 22 September

FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football

Schedule

Venue

  • Ray Hall Lane
£95
£95

Wednesday 28 September

FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football

Schedule

Venue

  • Stoneham Lane Football Complex,Stoneham Lane,Southampton
£95
£95

Friday 07 October

FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football

Schedule

Venue

  • Century House,Skimpot Rd
£95
£95

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course Frequently asked questions

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