We offer a variety of educational workshops throughout the year, from Physical Literacy 101 to preparing for athletic scholarships. We often collaborate with organizations like Sport for Life to bring in some informative, fun workshops.
Concussion Management-Sport Med BC
Certified Athletic Therapists will lead participants through best practices in understanding brain injury, sport risk factors, prevention techniques and concussion management guidelines.
Participants will review on-field assessment techniques, the use of the Concussion Recognition Tool 5, SCAT5 tool and return to learn and return to sport protocols. Participants will be given time for sport specific questions.
*A certificate of completion will be issued. This course is approved for BCRPA and NCCP Continuing Education Credits
Please check back in Spring 2019 for potential offering.
Athletic Taping-Sport Med BC
Certified Athletic Therapists will cover taping techniques used in a sport setting through a combination of lecture and practical sessions. Safety considerations, preventative and supportive techniques will be discussed. Participants will be introduced to procedures for the ankle, knee, hip, elbow, wrist, fingers and thumb.
Participants are encouraged to wear athletic attire during this course (Shorts and t-shirts)
*A certificate of completion will be issued. This course is approved for 7.0 BCRPA and 7.0 PE/A2 CMTBC Continuing Education Credits.
Sports First Aid-Sport Med BC
Participants are introduced to sport injury prevention and on-site management of sports related injuries. Topics covered include roles and responsibilities, emergency planning and prevention of injuries, recognition and control of life-threatening situations and common sports injuries.
*A certificate of completion will be issues. This course is approved for 3.0 NCCP PD Continuing Education Credits*
Please check back Fall 2019 for more offerings of Sports First Aid