Emergency First Aid at Work for Sports (EFAW)

Emergency First Aid at Work for Sports (EFAW)

This Online Emergency First Aid at Work for Sports (EFAW) courses are essential for individuals working in environments where they may need to respond to medical emergencies.  Adapting this first aid for sports / sports first aid / Emergency First Aid in Football EFAiF course for sports specifically is valuable because it focuses on the unique situations and injuries that can occur in sporting activities.

By completing this online course, sports teachers, personal trainers, football coaches, yoga and Pilates teachers, and individuals involved in various sports like cricket, rugby, hockey, tennis, and others, will gain the necessary skills and confidence to assist adults or children who experience a medical emergency while participating in sports.

Online First Aid at Work for Sports training

Having prompt and appropriate first aid knowledge can make a significant difference in reducing pain, suffering, and potential complications for the injured party.  In some cases, it could even save a person’s life.  It’s commendable that you’re taking steps to equip yourself with these vital skills and contribute to the safety and well-being of those involved in sports.

This course is an excellent online first aid training package for people to gain invaluable knowledge at their own time and pace.  The content also serves as an ideal annual refresher covering the full HSE syllabus.  It covers CPR, choking, bleeding, burns, spinal injuries, asthma, bites and stings, and so much more.  The First Aid for Sports Course fulfils all the criteria for Appointed Person first aid training; however, a practical course is required to be a full First Aider. Additionally, it is a great first aid training package for those with English as a second language to prepare themselves to pass a practical first aid course.

Emergency First Aid at Work Annual Refresher Training

If first aiders are unable to access annual refresher FACE TO FACE training, the HSE supports the use of online refresher training to keep your skills up to date – further details

Ofsted guidance for first aid in schools – click here

Who should enrol on this Online Emergency First Aid at Work for Sports (EFAW)

This Online Emergency First Aid at Work for Sports course (EFAW) adapted for those working and in a sports related field.  It is ideal for Sports Teachers, Personal Trainers, Football Coaches, Yoga and Pilates Teachers, cricket, rugby, hockey, tennis and any other sports – to equip you with vital skills and confidence to help an adult or child experiencing a medical emergency in a sports environment.   Prompt and appropriate First Aid reduces the pain and suffering experienced by a casualty and could save their life.

Link to the HSE Website – click here

Important information for First Aid at Work for Sports

Remember, first aid at work is a specialised area, and it is always recommended to undergo face to face formal training from certified organisations like ourselves to gain a comprehensive understanding of these topics.  Prompt action, staying calm, and providing the necessary care can significantly improve the outcome for a casualty in need of immediate assistance.  If you need to complete the full face to face HSE recognised Emergency First Aid at Work Level 3 course then click here.

Ofsted recommendations for first aid in schools, early years and further education – click here

Will I Become a Qualified First-Aider After Completing This Course?

No – although this course is a great CPD accredited course built for the purpose of a refresher, you will need to attend a face to face course to comply with Ofsted and/or the HSE requirements.

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Accredited Course

Certification – Online Emergency First Aid at Work for Sports (EFAW) Training

This online Emergency First Aid at Work for Sports (EFAW) Training course is accredited by The CPD Group as conforming to universally accepted Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.

This course is also built inline with the HSE First Aid at Work course and HSE First Aid in Work guidelines – click here.

On successful completion of this course you will be immediately able to print off your quality assured certificate – which will rest in your account until your certificate expiry date.  This can be used to provide evidence for compliance and audit.

Recognised by:

HSE, Environmental Health, Insurance Companies, Ofsted, ISI, ISA, HMIE, Estyn, Sports and Medical regulating bodies and childminding agencies.

What does this online first aid training course cover

The Primary Survey – Casualty Management, The Priorities of Treatment, First Aid Kits, Record Keeping and  The Primary Survey.

The Secondary Survey – The Recovery Position / Log Rolling, Spinal Injuries, Shock, Serious Bleeding, Head Injuries, Spinal Injuries

Resuscitation – CPR for Adults and AED (Defibrillators)

First Aid for Secondary Injuries – Burns and Scalds, Fractures/Broken Bones, Eye Injuries, Choking, Allergies, Cuts and Grazes and Nose Bleeds.

Illnesses and Conditions – Epilepsy, Sprains and Strains, Heart attack and angina, Fainting


Approx. 2-3 hours to complete / Progress automatically saved.

Assessment – Multiple choice questions / Pass Mark 75%.  The answers are marked automatically so that you’ll instantly know whether you passed.  If you don’t pass then don’t panic!  You can take the test as many times as you need with no extra cost.

Valid for 3 Years.  Download and print your certificate.

Did you know we deliver first Aid training at our training centre in Hertfordshire and can also visit your venue

Settings that need to comply with the Early Years Foundation Stage Framework should assess their needs and should consider the full Paediatric First Aid Course.

Settings that need to comply with HSE requirements should assess their needs and consider the First Aid at Work or Emergency First Aid at Work course.