ITC Certificate in Sport, Exercise and Fitness (SCQF Level 5) – 1 or 2 days


ITC Certificate in Sport, Exercise and Fitness (SCQF Level 5) – 1 or 2 days

This qualification has been developed with the support of the SQA (Scottish Qualifications Authority) for the requirements of the Sport and Fitness sectors.  This course is recognised THROUGHOUT THE UK (Cornwall to Caithness).

The course is delivered over 1 or 2 days and meets the needs of the Fitness Industry.

External Regulation This qualification is accredited by the SQA (Scottish Qualifications Authority).  It is a single unit qualification.

Course Overview This qualification is for the sports person, coach, spectator or other involved adult. As well as the basic life support and illness management topics found upon most first aid courses, this course includes key sports topics such as return to play decisions, managing specialist sports kit such as gum shields, when to and not to use ice, and sports specific first aid such as managing winding, blows to testicles, dead leg, possible compartment syndrome and other sports related first aid concerns.

Course Duration Over 1 or 2 days.  Covering sport emergency first aid, sport injury & return to activity decisions.

Delivery The trainer/assessors delivering this course will typically have a professional background in sport or be active practitioners in their own leisure time, with experience and commitment to working with groups in the sporting environment.

Package Interactive hands on practical training. Easy to follow individual course booklet. Convenient midweek or weekend course.s Certificate valid for 3 years
Revalidation This qualification ‘license to practice’ is revalidated by attending another First Aid for Sport, Exercise and Fitness course in 3 years time.

SQA accredited minimum 8 hour course. In-house courses also available.