Emergency First Aid

First Aid

The RFL & The FA Emergency First Aid Course

The RFL is delighted to announce that it will be running the FA Emergency First Aid course in conjunction with the FA.  The course is designed specifically to meet the needs of first aiders who are responsible for participants in sport.  The RFL will be rolling out a series of the courses which are ideal for volunteers in community clubs.

The Course Objectives are to: Preserve Life, Limit Effects & Promote Recovery

This 3 hour course will cover:

  • Action planning
  • Best practice in First Aid
  • Controlling an incident
  • Checking responsiveness
  • Opening the airway
  • Checking breathing
  • Recovery position
  • Breathing for the casualty
  • Chest compressions
  • Combined heart-lung resuscitation
  • Introduction to AED
  • Choking
  • Heart conditions
  • Asthma
  • Head Injuries

On successful completion of this course the candidate will receive a certificate issued by the FA (Football Association) which is valid for 3 years.

If there are sufficient numbers within your club (18 -24) the RFL will arrange a session just for your club. Please email enquiries@rugbyleaguelearning.org to arrange a session. Alternatively you could run a shared course with a neighbouring club.

Rhino Rugby League Medical Kit Offer

Rhino Rugby League have teamed up with Kool Pak the leading medical supply company to provide the first Rugby League bespoke medical kit. For more information on this please click the link below:

http://media.therfl.co.uk/docs/Koolpak A5 FLyer - D9.pdf

Upcoming Courses

For details of upcoming courses and to book a place on an Emergency First Aid Course please visit www.coachwisebooker.com/RFL/desktopdefault.aspx